I found these, undated and otherwise unlabeled, in a packet in a box of things from Space Science. They are hard at work, building something:
Maybe working late, with pizza for dinner:
I don’t know where they are, what they’re building, or who they are, with the exception of the guy in the brown shirt who I think is Brian O’Brien, an early member of the Space Science faculty. (There’s a really interesting Rice News piece from his 2019 return to campus here.)
I would particularly like to know who this elegant young woman is:
Bonus: These were in the same packet might well be what they were building. Took two photos to get the whole thing in and the piece on the very tip looks likely.
As usual, any help would be greatly appreciated.
Extra Bonus: Where am I standing?