Our partner company, Space Nation, is featured in today's Space News! Edge of Space is proud to be a part of this innovative global project.
Our Space Seedz™ (radishes - these flew on UP Aerospace's Mission 10 in November 2015) grown in a simulant Martian regolith kit from our friends at The Martian Garden. Looks like Elon Musk's Mars colonists will at least be able to grow radishes!
UPDATE AS OF JANUARY 16TH: Unfortunately, this flight was not a success. While it was launched in good shape during the afternoon of Sunday, January 15th, the jet stream did not cooperate! Our flight partners experienced much higher upper level winds than anticipated, and the payload drifted significantly farther east than expected, landing an estimated 35 miles of the Eastern seaboard in the Atlantic - non-recoverable.This happens in all space flight, you lose a vehicle on occasion, but we will persevere on to the next launch! Our thanks to our flight partners, Arete Stem Project, for a valiant attempt this weekend - and we at Edge of Space look forward to the start of plans for our next launch with...