Space & Innovation

How NASA is Growing Food in Space

It's not easy, but it's absolutely necessary for the future of space exploration

NASA is working hard to change the way astronauts eat. Currently, most space food is some kind of bland, pureed paste--yum. What if we could grow plants in space? What if astronauts aboard the ISS could harvest fresh salad greens? It's a challenge for sure and here's how NASA is working to solve the problem.

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