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LSST student messages to be sent to International Space Station on etched disc via MIT’s HUMANS project

 
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LSST student messages to be sent to International Space Station on etched disc via MIT’s HUMANS project
by Connect Admin - Thursday, 12 August 2021, 12:36 PM
 

A new space age is beginning, thanks to Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and Richard Branson – and The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Its Humanity United with MIT Art and Nanotechnology in Space (HUMANS) project is collecting messages as a ‘record of our voices’ from people around the world including LSST students, and physically sending them to the International Space Station on a future mission.
Mr Mohammed Zaidi, LSST’s Deputy CEO, said: ‘The exploration of space is as much about the journey as it is the destination'. More details