Geosciences Postdoc Will Daniels on NASA Mission

Will Daniels at NASA HERA

Will Daniels, Geosciences postdoctoral researcher at UMass Amherst’s Climate System Research Center, is set to embark on the trip of a lifetime this month as part of an experiment for NASA, spending 45 days away from Earth as he knows it, without ever leaving the ground. Daniels is one of just four research participants chosen from applicants across the nation to take part in NASA’s 17th Human Exploration Research Analog (HERA) mission at the Johnson Space Center in Houston. Read more.