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NASA successfully inflates new space station room
Florida: NASA successfully inflated a new experimental room at the International Space Station on Saturday, producing the world's first pump-it-up compartment for astronauts. The operation took much longer than expected, stretching over three days in all. But victory, when it came, was sweet. "A significant milestone has been accomplished," Bigelow Aerospace, the inflatable chamber's creator, cheered via Twitter. Astronaut Jeffrey Williams spent seven hours Saturday opening and...
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