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Amazon CEO's spaceflight company Blue Origin hopes to have humans in space in the next year

Amazon CEO's spaceflight company Blue Origin hopes to have humans in space in the next year

Joey Davidson

The private space race is moving along at a breakneck pace with companies like SpaceX and Blue Origin setting monumental goals. Blue Origin has a newly announced target in mind that’s a big step for Amazon Founder and CEO Jeff Bezos’ spaceflight company. Erika Wagner, Blue Origin Business Development Manager, spoke at the New Space Age Conference at MIT’s Sloan School of Management on...

NASA is going to create the coldest space mankind's ever measured aboard the ISS

NASA is going to create the coldest space mankind's ever measured aboard the ISS

Eric Frederiksen

Over here in Minnesota, we’re quite proud of how much cold we can tolerate. A few years ago, Minnesota was the coldest civilized place on earth. Now, NASA is going to spoil all that pride by making the coldest spot in the known universe in an experiment aboard the International Space Station. A cooler-sized box called the Cold Atom Laboratory (CAL) will launch this summer according to...