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Space engineering. The assembly hall at the Khrunichev Space Centre, Moscow, Russia. At right is the Nauka module for the International Space Station under construction. Nauka (Russian = 'science') is a multipurpose science experiment module due for launch in 2014. As well as experiments, it will carry cargo to the ISS and will subsequently also serve as a crew rest area. Photographed in 2011.
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