The NASA Challenges

NineSigma is passionate about creating transformational breakthroughs, and is proud to partner with the NASA Tournament Lab to find innovations that will reshape what we see as possible today in the world of space exploration and habitation.

These NASA Challenges leverage open innovation, advancing visionary aspirations for life in space, and interplanetary travel.

Click on the Challenge links below to see how you can help the NASA Tournament Lab continue to advance space exploration and discovery!


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WINNERS ANNOUNCED

The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) seeks proposals for test methods or procedures to assess wear/damage to candidate space suit textiles in dust/dirt environments. NASA’s focus is to support the development of space suits designed for extra-terrestrial planetary exploration, but the technology could also be useful on Earth.

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WINNERS ANNOUNCED

The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)seeks solutions to utilize surface-based materials like regolith (crushed basalt rock) for Earth and space fabrication and construction applications.