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Scientists have now grown plants in lunar soil for the first time
Researchers have grown Arabidopsis plants in lunar soil collected by NASA astronauts over fifty years ago on Apollo moon missions.
New plant-derived material is stronger than bone and hard as aluminum
Researchers from MIT have engineered a new composite material from a majority of cellulose nanocrystals and a synthetic polymer.
Astronauts aboard the ISS throw a disco party with some plants
An astronaut aboard the International Space Station has found the settings to program the LED lighting of the space greenhouse.
Kill this bug on sight to save over 70 native US plant species
Environmental officials are encouraging the public to report and even kill this bug as it's presence endangers over 70 plants.