NASA unveils space suit fit for Mars

Z-2 prototype is the latest design in next-generation astronaut apparel

NASA's Z-2 space suit

SUIT UP  NASA’s newly revealed Z-2 space suit is the second mock-up of a suit that NASA hopes will eventually protect explorers walking on Mars or drilling into an asteroid.

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