Thursday, 29 December, 2022 UTC


Adam is rendered speechless meeting this green Apollo AX-1L developmental pressure suit--an engineering prototype made by ILC Dover in the very early days of the Apollo program. Smithsonian objects conservator Lisa Young explains how spacesuit designers experimented with rubber convolute joints and other features that would become traits of the spacesuits we're familiar with today. Watch more from Adam's visit to the Smithsonian in VR on Meta Quest TV: or download our free app: Shot and edited by Josh Self Music by Jinglepunks Join this channel to support Tested and get access to perks: Tested Ts, stickers, mugs and more: Subscribe for more videos (and click the bell for notifications): Twitter: Facebook: Instagram: Discord: Amazon Storefront: Savage Industries T-shirts: Tested is: Adam Savage Norman Chan Joey Fameli Ryan Kiser Josh Self Kristen Lomasney Jen Schachter Kishore Hari Sean Charlesworth Kayte Sabicer Bill Doran Ariel Waldman Darrell Maloney Intro bumper by Abe Dieckman Thanks for watching! #smithsonian #adamsavage #space