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Mission Directorate. The directorate is innovating, developing, testing and flying hardware for use in future science and exploration missions. NASA’s technology investments provide cutting-edge solutions for our nation’s future. For more information about NASA’s Space Technology Mission Directorate, visit: http://www.nasa.gov/spacetech W D M “Smartphones’ ability to tolerate vigorous use makes them able to withstand the launch and space environment; and their compact, modern electronics components make them work in the vacuum of space more easily. After we realized this, we set out to explore whether smartphones can be used as the core components of a satellite ,” said Jim Cockrell, PhoneSat project manager at Ames. For more about information about NASA’s Small Spacecraft Technology Program and the PhoneSat mission, visit: http://www.nasa.gov/smallsats The PhoneSat mission is a technology demonstration project developed through the agency’s Small Spacecraft Technology Program, part of NASA’s Space Technology 54


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