Fragile Oasis

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Fragile Oasis Prize Medals

The Fragile Oasis Prize medals flew onboard the International Space Station for 164 days, traveling a distance of 65,337,600 miles in 2,624 orbits of Earth.

The Fragile Oasis Prize Medal in the Cupola of the International Space Station.  Fragile Oasis founder Ron Garan carried these medals to space. The Fragile Oasis Prize Medal in the Cupola of the International Space Station. Based on the design of his personal mission patch, the medals were struck in the United States, and then carried to space by Fragile Oasis founder Ron Garan.

Three of the medals were awarded to community nominated projects and/or their sponsoring organizations that made an impact in Education, Humanitarian Service and Peace.