Purdue aerospace class flies NASA experiment to space aboard Blue Origin rocket

A Purdue University aeronautics and astronautics class successfully tested a zero-gravity flight experiment on Blue Origin’s latest suborbital rocket, New Shepard.

Professor Steven Collicott and his Zero-Gravity Flight Experiment class designed their payload on the Wednesday (July 18) flight from a private location in Texas, to test predictions for how liquid forms droplets or plugs in small tubes in weightlessness, such as in the condenser of a heat transfer loop in a spacecraft.

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