Commercial Space Station Hotel Pod (PHOTOS)

08/21/2011 09:58 pm ET | Updated Oct 21, 2011

The next time you decide to take a vacay into space (probably not for another 50 years unless you're super rich), why stay at the intergalactic equivalent of a HoJo? Instead, you could be holing up at this swanky Commercial Space Station (CSS) hotel pod. The pod was originally designed to serve as a multiuse space station, but its creators think it could by a hot new vacation destination as early as 2016.

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