"Just the First Stage": Unique 3D-Printed Siberian Satellite to Orbit Earth

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    Scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University in Siberia have managed to create a small, fully-functional satellite using a 3D printer.

    Earlier this year, the Tomsk-TPU-120 satellite was delivered to the International Space Station (ISS); there, it is due to be placed into orbit in 2017.

    Period26 Dec 2016

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