Dr. Rob Yonover received his Ph.D. in Geochemistry/Volcanology from the University of Hawaii with a Research Fellowship at NASA-Johnson Space Center and laboratory work at MIT.
He invented the SeeRescue®Streamer survival technology, LIFE/FLOAT Rescue Board, Pocket Floatation Device, Pocket DeSalinator, the Video Search and Rescue (vSAR) technology, and Fin-propelled Water Bike.
The SeeRescue®Streamer technology is now in use by all branches of the U.S. military and has been credited with saving 4 lives to date and recently was onboard SpaceX to protect the astronauts!
Dr. Yonover is also the author (or has authored) several books including why does only one have quotes Hardcore Inventing, Hardcore Health, Caregiver's Survival Guide, and Brainstorm Islands. Dr. Rob has appeared on ABC Shark Tank, CBS Innovation Nation, CNN, PBS, and Discovery Channel.
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SeeRescueStreamer is a patented visual locating device the enables a person lost at sea or on land to enhance their visual signal in a continuous and passive manner with no batteries, chemicals, or electronics to fail. The SeeRescue®Streamer technology is approved and now in use by all branches of the U.S. military and has been credited with saving 4 lives to date and recently was onboard the first manned SpaceX mission to protect the astronauts!