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NASA tries again to launch $23M space toilet for astronauts

CBS News Friday, 2 October 2020
Cargo ship, with new toilet on board, heads to space station while SpaceX launches a navigation satellite.
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News video: NASA's New $23 Million Space Toilet Is Ready for the ISS

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The toilet is 65% smaller and almost 50% lighter than toilets the ISS currently uses.

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