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Learn About BEAM: The Expandable Module Developed for Space Exploration
Written by MasterClass
Last updated: Sep 29, 2021 • 2 min read
The International Space Station (ISS) serves as a collaborative orbiting laboratory for international space agencies to conduct experiments and develop technologies that may one day assist in deep space exploration or human missions to Mars.
One technology developed for the ISS is an expandable module known as the Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM).