July 27, 2018

NASA’s 3D-printed Mars Habitat competition doles out prizes to concept habs

By Devin Coldewey

A multi-year NASA contest to design a 3D-printable Mars habitat using on-planet materials has just hit another milestone — and a handful of teams have taken home some cold hard cash. This more laid-back phase had contestants designing their proposed habitat using architectural tools, with the five winners set to build scale models next year.