Nasa to test fire in space by burning unmanned orbiting craft

Washington (AFP) March 16, 2016

NASA said it will test the effects of a large fire in space by setting off a blaze inside an orbiting unmanned space craft.

NASA has set off tiny controlled fires in space in the past, but never tested how large flames react inside a space capsule in space.

This research “is crucial for the safety of current and future space missions,” Gary Ruff, one of the engineers heading the experime —> Read More