Here’s How NASA Tests Its Spacecraft For The Rigors Of Space Travel

Getting a spacecraft into space is no easy task. Just loading a large vehicle into a rocket can be a challenge, as there is only so much room available. Often, spacecraft have to be loaded in while they are folded up, so longer parts like antennae or solar panels can be unfurled once the spacecraft is deployed from the rocket and in space.  The launch itself often involves high temperatures as the rocket shoots through Earth’s atmosphere, not to

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