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Astronomy Cast

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Jun 12, 2023

Astronomy Cast Ep. 685: Manufacturing In Space

by Fraser Cain & Dr. Pamela Gay

Streamed live on Jun 5, 2023.

Launching satellites from Earth is counter-productive. You’ve got to make a satellite that can handle Earth gravity, then the brutal flight to space, then deployment in orbit. What if you could build your spacecraft in space?


This video was made possible by the following Patreon members:

Burry Gowen

Stephen Veit

Jordan Young

Jeanette Wink

Andrew Poelstra

Brian Cagle

David Truog


Gerhard Schwarzer


THANK YOU! - Fraser and Dr. Pamela