Blue Origin pulls off another New Shepard test flight with NASA along for the ride – Orlando Sentinel

They included a microgravity LilyPond, a hydroponic chamber for growing edible aquatic plants in space, that will be honing in on the use of duckweed, which features a lot of protein. Also on board were experiments to monitor the suborbital environment, improve thermal management for spacecraft, look into remote sensing in space, automate radiation measurement, use magnets to collect regolith off planetary surfaces, improve cryogenic fluid transfer, and image biological changes amid shifts in gravity.

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