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Space Lasers

​​Transferring data in space just got ​got a bit brighter by way of optical communication! This technology is called laser communication​,​ which will increase data rates​​ from ​a ​spacecraft to Earth​​ through laser light, translated from radio frequency signals​. ​This technology ​will better allow us to communicate with our space systems and astronauts on far away missions as we continue to explore other planets. ​NASA's Laser Communications Relay Demonstration (LCRD) is scheduled to launch in 2019. Click here to learn more!

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