SPHERES consist of 3 free flying satellites on board the International Space Station that test a diverse range of hardware and software from scientist all over America. SPHERES has been active for 7 years and continues to be one of the most popular NASA projects and a favorite of many astronauts who are fortunate enough to work with the SPHERES project.
Check out our Guest Scientist Program! We need your help. We are calling out to all scientist, engineers, and academia that think they have an experiment that SPHERES can help them with to make better science. Click on the link to the left to learn more about our Guest Scientist Program.
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Ames Research Center, one of 10 NASA field centers, is located in the heart of California's Silicon Valley. For more than 70 years, Ames has been a leader in conducting world-class research and development.
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