Jeff Bezos and crew flew aviation artifacts, Skittles on Blue Origin spaceflight

Amelia Earhart’s goggles — the pair she wore to become the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean in 1932 — have now spanned another divide: the boundary between Earth and space.

The well-traveled aviator specs, which Earhart once described as “rather historic,” lifted off again Tuesday (July 20) aboard Blue Origin’s first crewed flight of its New Shepard suborbital launch vehicle.

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