Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Gardening in Space

BIOlogy + SPACEnews :: Here's an in depth conversation between Camille Alleyne, Dr. Anna-Lisa Paul, and NASA Public Affairs Officer Kelly Humphries regarding growing plants in space. There's a few interesting points - using genetically engineered plants given traits that make them easier to study, and the results themselves of the Transgenic Arabidopsis Gene Expression System experiment (TAGES).