Largest Fire In Space Will Be An Intentional Test | Video

An open fire is not something you want in your space station. The Spacecraft Fire Experiment-I (Saffire-I) will ignite a blaze in an un-crewed Cygnus cargo spacecraft after it undocks from the International Space Station en route to its fiery atmospheric Instruments will measure how fire grows in microgravity, how oxygen levels change and more when the experiment is activated remotely. Touring the Cygnus Supply Spacecraft Clean Room (Photos )

credit : NASA Glenn Research Center