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UofT researcher watching SpaceX launch

July 18, 2016

Metro News | July 18, 2016

Aaron Persad spent Sunday night in Toronto focused on Cape Canaveral in Florida.   That’s where a SpaceX rocket was slated to blast off shortly after midnight Monday, bound for the International Space Station. On board is an experiment spearheaded by Persad and his fellow researchers at the University of Toronto. The mission: gain a better understanding of how water, and other liquids, behave in space. Read more.