Monkey in Space

Iran Launches a Monkey on a Suborbital Rocket

by Nancy Atkinson January 29, 2013

Want to stay on top of all the space news? Follow @universetoday on Twitter According to Iran state media, Iran launched a suborbital rocket last week with a passenger aboard: a monkey. A gray tufted monkey survived the flight, riding inside an “indigenous bio-capsule” which was recovered after the flight. While the US and other […]

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