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You could be vacationing in this inflatable space hotel within a decade

By Michael Tabb
Published Last updated This article is more than 2 years old.

It’s not about to replace your family’s camping trip, but space travel could become much less exclusive in the not-too-distant future.

Over the weekend, NASA inflated a prototype space habitat for the first time, adding more than 500 cubic feet to the International Space Station. The video above shows how this could mean a lot more living space in outer space.

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