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First-Ever 3D-Printed Object Created In Space

First-Ever 3D-Printed Object Created In Space

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The 3D printer onboard the International Space Station (ISS) has created the first-ever object made in space using additive manufacturing: a faceplate for the extruder printhead which...

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Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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