5' 45” Start: NASA Scientists Gioia Massa and Matt Romeyn, on VEGGIE
35' Start: Persephone & Demeter Greek Mythology Story
That was: Gioia Massa Life Sciences Project Scientist and Veggie Project Lead at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center & Matthew (Matt) Romeyn Project Scientist for Space Crop Production at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center
Their VEGGIE program has their astronauts growing plants in space – edibles such as lettuce and baby leafy greens. NASA is also developing ways to eventually create greenhouse modules on the Moon and even Mars where fresh food for human space colonisers can be cultivated. You can find the VEGGIE factsheet link in our show notes at LocalFoodAndWine.wordpress.com
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