Blue Origin's New Shepard Displays Science Mettle

New Shepard
Credit: Blue Origin
HOUSTON—Blue Origin’s successful Dec. 12 West Texas test flight of the suborbital New Shepard was more than just a debut for the next generations of rocket booster and crew capsule with windows. The 11-min. flight, which reached an altitude of about 100 km (60 mi.), afforded the three minutes of...

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