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Solar Arrays


      long panels of solar cells that change sunlight into electricity


Large solar arrays collect energy from the sun for the International Space Station.

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A view of the International Space Station's solar arrays
The long panels on the International Space Station are solar arrays. The arrays collect power from the sun.
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