Sol Summary – November 26th

Sol 4 Summary Report

November 26, 2017

Julielynn Wong, Crew 183 Mission Commander

Summary Title: A day of 3D printing, film production, and 3D scanning at MDRS.

Mission Status: Nominal.

Sol Activity Summary:

Today we continued to print 3D4MD digital catalog items out of flexible, rigid and biodegradable plastic feedstock on our humanitarian 3D printing system that can be powered by a portable battery charged by our cycling ergometer system.  

Our EVA team obtained image and video footage and conducted 3D scanning of geological formations with a portable handheld scanner.

Our crew continues to use our cycling ergometer system to follow the exercise countermeasures schedule for astronauts onboard the ISS and to power our humanitarian 3D printing systems. Power generation data was collected non-invasively during training that crew members would have undertaken if no experiment existed.

Our meals were prepared by the Greenhab Officer.

Look Ahead Plan: Preparing for end of sim on Sol 5 at 0700 MST.

Anomalies in work:  None.

Weather:  Calm, sunny and warm.

Crew Physical Status:  Healthy

EVA: Crew Astronomer, Crew Engineer, and Greenhab Officer participated in an EVA led by our Crew Geologist.

Reports to be filed:

GreenHab Report

Operations Report

EVA Report

Astronomer Report

Support Requested: None