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Questions tagged [environment]

How human made objects in space cope with the environment of space, including radiation, dust storms, thermal issues, magnetic fields, toxicity, etc.


What kinds of activities, experiment and, procedures done on the ISS must be done in chambers vented to space?

This answer to the question in 3D Printing SE How is 3D printing done in space? says The first big space-specific issue is actually air quality. You can't just open a window to air out the molten-...