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Plants in Space

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Do plants grow differently in microgravity? Use Wisconsin FastPlants® to investigate plant root growth, and compare seedlings in class to images and videos of ones grown on 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.