Bricks 3D Printed Using Simulated Moondust | Video
By Steve Spaleta, Space.com Senior Producer |
A European Space Agency (ESA) project used focused solar heat to bake the simulated moondust, made from terrestrial volcanic material, at a temperature 1000°C to create the bricks. “Future lunar colonists could one day use the same approach to build settlements on the Moon,” according to ESA.
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