Scientific Technical Support
To celebrate its 10-year anniversary, the Swamp Works team poses for a group photograph inside the Swamp Works laboratory area at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida on April 21, 2023. Swamp Works includes several laboratories where hands-on, cutting-edge technology is developed for NASA and its exploration goals, as well as for benefits on Earth. Photo credit: NASA/Kim Shiflett
KSC’s greatest resource is its talented workforce that is unmatched anywhere in the world. Our employees are highly trained and highly skilled with more than 50 years of operational, advanced engineering and technological expertise. KSC is home to more than 40 laboratories and test facilities staffed by hundreds of scientists and technical experts covering a wide range of fields, including life sciences, physical sciences, communications, information technology and more. KSC’s engineers are skilled in designing and analyzing electrical systems, avionics, mechanical accessories, fluids and propulsion, information technology and pyrotechnics.