Mice, Seeds For Beer Heading Into Space

(Wallops Island)- Mice are soon heading into space from the Mid-Atlantic Spaceport at Wallops Island. Northrop Grumman will launch an Antares rocket for the first time under its new NASA contract on the morning of November 2nd. The rodents are only part of the 46-hundred-pound cargo run to the International Space Station. Scientists plan to test the germination of some Budweiser barley seeds in a microgravity environment.