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SpaceX Is Sending Hundreds of Baby Squids to the ISS in Its Next Mission

News 18 | 30/05/2021 04:20 PM | Click to read full article

In the upcoming space mission that will launch on June 3, SpaceX rocket Falcon 9 will take 5,000 water bears and 128 glowing baby squids to the International Space Station. 

The mission, which will launch from NASA’s Kennedy Space Centre in Florida will help scientists in understanding the impact of space travel on humans and coming up with countermeasures against the adverse effects of microgravity.