In the early days of spaceflight, we didn't have computers to tell us what would happen in any potential scenario. Instead, NASA engineers just had to send stuff up and watch what happened. Project Highwater was one such project. Find out why it took place in the video below.
Why Did NASA Release Water Into Space?
Was it just something to do?
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They did it on purpose.
Why Did NASA Crash Twin Spacecraft Into The Moon?
Hear why spacecraft Ebb and Flow were guided to their fiery demise in 2012.
Written by Curiosity Staff November 3, 2016
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