NASA video: 3D printing on the International Space Station!! #science

Space Station Live: Setting up a Machine Shop in Space

Niki Werkheiser, NASA’s 3-D Printing Project Manager, talks with Marshall Space Flight Center’s Bill Hubscher about today’s on-orbit set-up and first test run of the International Space Station’s 3-D Printer, a technology demonstration that is the first step toward establishing an on-demand machine shop in space to manufacture spare parts, a critical technology to enable future exploration of deep space.

More info here at NASA.gov

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  1. Pingback: Meet Niki Werkheiser, who is pioneering space exploration @NASA!!! | CauseScience

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