Space Station Concept Designs that Never Made it into Space [Images]

By Akemi Iwaya on January 31st, 2012

Before the International Space Station was built there quite a few design concepts put forward…some were elegant and others were strange in appearance. The folks over at Wired have put together a fun post showing a nice selection of the design concepts that never made it off the ground.

The image shown above is the concept drawing for Space Station Freedom…

You can view the rest of the concept images and read information about each by visiting the blog post linked below.

Strange Forgotten Space Station Concepts That Never Flew [via Neatorama]

Akemi Iwaya is a devoted Mozilla Firefox user who enjoys working with multiple browsers and occasionally dabbling with Linux. She also loves reading fantasy and sci-fi stories as well as playing "old school" role-playing games. You can visit her on Twitter and .

  • Published 01/31/12
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