NASA believes future space travel, for long periods of time, should actually enjoy fresh grown foods vs the tasteless, freeze-dried compounds astronauts have tolerated in the past. Future astronauts could be assisted by robotic farmers that can check soil for moisture content while adding nutrients and additional water when needed.
Houston Space Center’s experts are working on possibilities that would allow humans to live on the moon and actually grow their own foods. By researching and developing plant growth for space stations and aboard shuttles could lead to that very great possibility. Various growing techniques could lead to many more…Read more