NASA experiments with a new fabric that may be a cheaper and safer option for housing crews during long stays in space. Rough cut - subtitled (no reporter narration).
ROUGH CUT - SUBTITLED (NO REPORTER NARRATION) Astronauts in space test out a new fabric for an expandable habitat. It is inflatable. Eventually it expands to the size of a small bedroom. It could be a cheaper and safer option to current metal habitats. This prototype will stay in space for 2 years.