Life to the Moon and Mars: Analogs for Space and Astrobiology

The study of plants in space is usually associated with advanced life support systems. Dr. Robert Ferl and Dr. Anna-Lisa Paul, both faculty at the University of Florida, are studying the plants themselves, observing their biological reactions both in space environments and in microgravity environments such as NASA's C-9 jet, otherwise known as the "Vomet Comet".

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