3 Everyday Inventions You Never Knew Originated in Space

By: Todd Covelli Posted: 10:13 AM, May 31, 2019

Space travel is intense, and it requires the development of new technologies that can withstand the rigors of getting there. Lucky for us earthlings, much of that tech gets repurposed into everyday products we couldn’t imagine living without. Veteran astronaut, Terry Virts, who spent more than seven months in space, has a list of inventions that got their start in the final frontier.