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NASA Spinoff: Materials
A NASA-developed technology for testing heat shields transforms garbage into reusable chemicals.
NASA Spinoff: Robotics, Automation & Control
The interface enables one person to accomplish tasks that previously required two sets of hands.
NASA Spinoff: Imaging
With a clever design by NASA, waiting for hot water could be a thing of the past.
NASA Spinoff: Materials
The inserts use a material that NASA has considered for spacecraft filters.
NASA Spinoff: RF & Microwave Electronics
Pilots and air traffic controllers no longer will rely solely on voice communications.
NASA Spinoff: Sensors/Data Acquisition
With a technique first used at NASA, researchers are making glasses that can improve your concentration.
NASA Spinoff: Propulsion
The technology could allow deep-space exploration without running out of propellant.
NASA Spinoff: Aerospace
NASA’s neutral body position research was used in the design of a medical massage chair.
NASA Spinoff: Test & Measurement
A technique to assess astronauts’ balance recovery helps people assess their risk of falling.
NASA Spinoff: Imaging
NASA's UAS traffic management expertise leads to advances in drone navigation.
NASA Spinoff: Manufacturing & Prototyping
In 2019, NASA engineers test-fired a 3D-printed rocket engine combustion chamber.
NASA Spinoff: Aerospace
The NASA-funded nanoparticle lubricant also works in satellites and space vehicles.
NASA Spinoff: Communications
Automated systems developed for NASA now serve as office conference bridges.
NASA Spinoff: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Wool from special sheep keeps astronauts and emergency responders safe.
NASA Spinoff: Photonics/Optics
NASA’s LED lighting system enables food and other crops to be grown indoors in places like skyscrapers.
NASA Spinoff: Imaging
Technology used to search for extraterrestrial life can characterize radioactive material.
NASA Spinoff: AR/AI
Research in astronaut monitoring leads to virtual reality spinoffs.
NASA Spinoff: Imaging
Isolators used to control semiconductor manufacturing keep the James Webb Space Telescope steady.
NASA Spinoff: Energy
Life support research for astronauts enabled a solution to one aspect of climate change.
NASA Spinoff: Propulsion
The material used on a shuttle's rocket boosters has several terrestrial applications.
NASA Spinoff: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Developing meals for long-duration missions is leading to personalized 3D-printed food.
NASA Spinoff: Automotive

Methane is everywhere on Earth. It’s the main ingredient in the natural gas that powers heating, cooking, and electricity. It’s also a potent greenhouse gas. The presence of methane is also interesting...

NASA Spinoff: Software

Spinoff is NASA's annual publication featuring successfully commercialized NASA technology. This commercialization has contributed to the development of products and services in the fields of health...

NASA Spinoff: Imaging

Spinoff is NASA’s annual publication featuring successfully commercialized NASA technology. This commercialization has contributed to the development of products and...

NASA Spinoff: Aerospace

Rocket engine testing requires a lot of light since all tests are filmed with high-speed cameras to monitor performance; however, those cameras have to adjust to the bright plume from a firing...

NASA Spinoff: Electronics & Computers

Spinoff is NASA’s annual publication featuring successfully commercialized NASA technology. This commercialization has contributed to the development of products and services in...

NASA Spinoff: Materials

Spinoff is NASA's annual publication featuring successfully commercialized NASA technology. This commercialization has contributed to the development of products and services in...

NASA Spinoff: Aerospace

Spinoff is NASA's annual publication featuring successfully commercialized NASA technology. This commercialization has contributed to the development of products and...

NASA Spinoff: Software

Spinoff is NASA's annual publication featuring successfully commercialized NASA technology. This commercialization has contributed to the development of products and services in...

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