Carnival of space 462

The Carnival of Space 462 is up at Brown Spaceman

Universe Today – First 3D Tools Printed Aboard Space Station

The first item ever manufactured in space was a replacement part for the printer itself, in November 2014. Image: NASA

This simple wrench was the first tool printed with the Additive Manufacturing Facility on board the ISS. Image: NASA/MadeInSpace/Lowe’s

Few things are more exciting than space exploration and we are wired to explore whether it’s around the corner, around the world or around the universe!