NASA proved the rule that with the advancement of technology, things become more efficient and headlines get a little weirder each and every day.
Barry Wilmore, commander at the International Space Station, needed a wrench, and he needed it quicker than Amazon could deliver it. In response, NASA decided to forego Amazon’s new one-hour delivery service and ship it to him personally. Through email.
My colleagues and I just 3D-printed a ratcheting socket wrench on the International Space Station by typing some commands on our computer in California.
Emailing Hardware to Space
That statement was from Made In Space, a [...]