Important Innovations Collection: Origami Invention for Spacecraft
|Source: University of Washington|
Softens the Blow and Enables Rocket Reuse
A team at the University of Washington has invented an origami inspired metamaterial. It's designed to soften the force generated when a spacecraft lands and enable its reuse. The researchers also say it can be used in cars to soften the blow of an accident. For a news blog with details, go to
Important Innovations Collection: Origami Invention for Spacecraft: Designed to Soften Impact of Landings Source: University of Washington Origami Inspired Metamaterial This is unique innovation deve...