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NASA 3D Print Space Habitat Challenge is about to come to a close: finalists have been announced (video)

via:cnBeta.COM     time:2019/4/1 17:02:24     readed:180

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(Photo from: SEArch + / Apis Cor, viaNew atlas)

The most prestigious one is the SEArch + / Apis Cor team from New York. As the big winner of this 3D Print Habitat Challenge, it has already received a $34,000 prize.

1 SEArch+_Apis Cor(Via)

The team's Martian habitat uses a kinked tower shape that supports a continuous reinforcement structure with openings that allow light to penetrate naturally.

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The second place is the Zoperhous team from Arkansas, which has already won a prize of $33,400. (viaNASA)

2 Team Zopherus(Via)

The habitat is built by an autonomous Rover, and the robot can be built locally, and the modules can be connected together.

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The third place is the Mars Incubator team from Connecticut, which has received a $32,600 prize. The habitat consists of a vestibule, a living area, a multi-functional area, and a plant growth area.

3 Mars Incubator(Via)

It is reported that NASA's "3D Print Habitat Challenge" will officially come to an end on May 1~4, when the teams are expected to compete for the final $800,000.

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