April 24, 2014

‘Veggie’ To Expand Fresh Food Production On ISS

A plant growth chamber called Veggie was delivered to the International Space Station on the SpaceX-3 resupply mission aboard the Dragon capsule. The Veg-01 plant experiment, containing red lettuce leaf seeds will be activated in Veggie in the space station and growth will be monitored.

Credit: NASA Kennedy Space Center

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