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Are butterfly larvae able to complete metamorphosis in microgravity? Grow butterflies with your students and compare them to images and videos of Vanessa cardui in their habitat aboard the ISS.

Developed and conducted in collaboration with BioServe Space Technologies of the University of Colorado, and the United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Funding provided by the National Space Biomedical Research through NASA cooperative agreement NCC 9-58.

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