Blue Origin aiming to launch New Shepard rocket Wednesday — with a UCF experiment onboard

University of Central Florida experiment is going for its second ride into space in a month — and this time, Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin is providing the thrust.

The Amazon CEO’s rocket company plans to launch its New Shepard rocket on its 10th test flight Wednesday at 8:50 a.m. central time from the company’s facility in West Texas — weather permitting. Read more here.