Space Station Tricorder

Once again, Treknology becomes reality! “On the International Space Station, astronauts are carrying an experimental device that looks strikingly similar: LOCAD-PTS, short for Lab-On-a-Chip Application Development Portable Test System. This handheld biological lab is the first step along the path to developing something akin to Dr. McCoy’s medical tricorder.” Read more at the NASA website. Thanks to Julio Vannini for bringing this to our attention!