A good logo is instantly recognizable. Along the same vein, a NASA patch distinguishes space missions and their objectives. In this way, an astronaut's patch kind of tells a story.
For the last 58 years, NASA has been responsible for leading space exploration efforts and research that helps us better understand Earth and the universe beyond. The four different areas that NASA works within are aeronautics, human exploration and operations, science, and space technology. With missions completed at the international space station, and new discoveries relating to Mars, 2016 was a successful year for...