PIA18655: Power Origami
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Researchers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, and Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, collaborated to construct a prototype of a solar panel array that folds up in the style of origami, to make for easier deployment.

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Image Credit:
NASA/JPL-Caltech/BYU

Image Addition Date:
2014-08-14