NASA Image of the Day: Space Station's Expandable Habitat

Space Station's Expandable Habitat The Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM) is seen attached to the Tranquility module of the International Space Station. BEAM is an is an experimental expandable habitat. Expandable habitats, occasionally described as inflatable habitats, greatly decrease the amount of transport volume for future space missions. September 30, 2016 from NASA http://ift.tt/2dKqV2g via IFTTT