The automated experiment will then spend four weeks aboard the International Space Station.
The Apollo 14 lunar mission sent men to the moon for the third time. There were more than just astronauts aboard though.
A Southern Indiana company has developed the first X-ray system for the International Space Station to study bone loss.
In rural areas, up to 100 meteors per hour may be seen during the shower's peak.
Though the Link Observatory has not been used for research since the 1980’s, it still remains an effective tool for seeing what lies beyond our thin atmosphere.
Europa, which orbits Jupiter, has an icy surface and hot core.