Fairchild Experimentation heads to Distance

An Interaction between Daphnia magna and Pasteuria ramosa examines the consequences of microgravity. The water fleas will soon be returned to Earth to measure the protein levels when astronauts on the space station complete the experiment. The Fairchild experimentation was chosen from among 1,959 student team suggestions, engaging 9,870 tier 5-16 students. Due to the start waits, ship the experimentation to Florida and a back up team of pupils met in July on campus to package, said Jay Lipp.

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