October 8, 2012
JSC2006-E-14929 (14 April 2006) --- View of the structure called “Waterlab” for the NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) project. This structure is to simulate a tower that might have to be built on the moon or Mars someday to aid in extending the horizon for communications. The NEEMO-9 crew is spending 18 days, April 3-20, on an undersea mission aboard the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Aquarius Underwater Laboratory, located off the coast of Key Largo, Florida.
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