Dr. Anita Sengupta is an amazing individual who is directly responsible for designing the supersonic parachute, which made the landing of the Mars Rover possible.  We talk about Mach 3, the lack of women in Astrophysics, and her love of Tom Baker as the real Dr. Who.

Dr. Sengupta on Twitter

Seven Minutes of “Terror” video, Starring Dr. Anita Sengupta: