Sheba Hospital in Space: Exploring the Final Frontier of Medical Science
Photo: Axiom Space
When a world-leading hospital prepares to conduct medical research in outer space, the sky is not the limit. Sheba Medical Center in Tel Hashomer on Monday said its new ARC Space Lab will send eight medical experiments into orbit.
The experiments will be conducted by Israel’s second space traveler, Eytan Stibbe, on Axiom Space’s first private mission to the International Space Station (ISS) in February 2022.
Stibbe, a former IAF fighter pilot and businessman who is funding the $50 million cost of his participation on the mission himself, is set to spend 10 ...