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From the blog post:

During the flight of STS-126 in 2008, we carried up three refrigerator-sized pieces of equipment. One was a toilet for the NASA side of space station. There was already one on the Russian side, so this one gave us redundancy. In the past, when the toilet broke, all work had ...

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Excellent. Good to see technology previously dreamt of in the realms of Red Dwarf (not Star Trek, for once) is now reality.


Somehow I never thought of it that way: Engineering Researcher = Orbiting Plumber :)

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