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SPHERES-Slosh

Caption: Pill-shaped tanks partially filled with water are attached to the small satellites for the SPHERES-Slosh investigation aboard the International Space Station to simulate the movement of rocket fuels as they slosh inside the tanks.

Credit: Florida Institute of Technology/Dr. Daniel Kirk

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