Ground-based Experiment Photos, STS-129 (2009)
Ground-based: Larvae hatched 11/09/2009 (seven days old when STS-129 launched).
STS-129 Launch Date: 11/16/2009
Space-based: Larvae hatched 11/19/2009.
They were six days old at launch.
Developed and conducted in collaboration with BioServe Space Technologies of the University of Colorado, and the United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
This work was supported by National Space Biomedical Research Institute through NASA cooperative agreement NCC 9-58.
Foundations for the Future: Capitalizing on Technology to Promote Equity, Access and Quality in Elementary Science Education; Opening Pathways for Teacher Instructional Opportunities in Natural Sciences
Science Education Leadership Fellows Program
Grant Numbers: 51006084, 51004102, 51000105