Growing Plants that have been Exposed to Lunar Soil [Video]

By Akemi Iwaya on June 20th, 2012

Lunar soil was brought back to Earth during the days of NASA’s Apollo program and scientists eagerly started conducting experiments with it. This short video discusses some of the research and results when plants from Earth were exposed to soil from the Moon.

You can read more about these experiments by visiting the blog post linked below. The blog post also contains additional links related to the research.

Gardening on the Moon [BoingBoing]

Growing Plants in Moon Dirt [YouTube]

Akemi Iwaya is a devoted Mozilla Firefox user who enjoys working with multiple browsers and occasionally dabbling with Linux. She also loves reading fantasy and sci-fi stories as well as playing "old school" role-playing games. You can visit her on Twitter and .

  • Published 06/20/12
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