To fit a big sail in a small box, scientists are using a zig-zag fold at an angle, which ensured that the creases do not bunch up aboard a tiny cubesat satellite. The sails could be use to detect ... more 
To fit a big sail in a small box, scientists are using a zig-zag fold at an angle, which ensured that the creases do not bunch up aboard a tiny cubesat satellite. The sails could be use to detect micrometeoroids in space. less 
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SPACE.com | Photo By Nicolas Lee
Fri, May 3, 2013 8:00 AM EDT