As reported earlier, NASA successfully landed the six-wheeled rover to the surface of the red planet. The news media attention around the world. But not only that. NASA flight steering in Curiosity project that became known named Bobak Ferdowsi from Pasadena, California, United States (U.S.), become a celebrity, The new star was born, a NASA engineer who amaze the world with a handsome face and unique hair nicknamed “NASA Mohawk Guy.”
Bobak steal the show because his hair is unique and charming smile. His photographs was celebrating the the successful landing of the rover and then circulated on social networking sites like Twitter, Facebook, and Reddit. In fact, after becoming an Internet sensation, Tumblr makes a special account for him, entitled NASA Needs More Mohawks.
Ferdowsi was originally only had 200 followers on Twitter before landing on Mars. But now grow up to 36 thousand followers.
Bobak photographs were then filled with a variety of comments that expressed admiration, such as: “Guides a rover through space, and into my heart …”, “Seven minutes of terror, just Became seven minutes of heaven”, and others.
Ferdowsi, which is one of the Curiosity mission control team leader, said, changing his hair is different in each mission. Twinkle star model, which encouraged his friends at NASA mission control center, is a style of “patriotic as well as cosmic”. Thus he told The Atlantic.
Even though he is good looking, “Mohawk Guy” is a smart man. He studied aeronautical engineering and astronautical engineering at the University of Washington and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). If he’s not smart, he could not work at NASA and was involved in an important mission.