Astronauts need to be farmers first to get to Mars.


Growing food in space is one of the necessity that we must first master in order to achieve interplanetary travel. Growing your own food means that you won't have to bring huge quantity of preprepared food during lift offs which means saving a lot of space for more stuff to bring. Furthermore, with the plants on board, astronauts get free carbon dioxide-oxygen converter.


Earlier this month, humanity had successfully grown a plant in the moon via a Chinese spacecraft that had landed there. Though it had died after some time due to the extremely cold temperature, this experiment proved that it's possible to grow a forest on the lunar landscape.

Read more

Follow me

Posted using Partiko Android

Authors get paid when people like you upvote their post.
If you enjoyed what you read here, create your account today and start earning FREE STEEM!
Sort Order:  trending

Congratulations @neonihilist! You have completed the following achievement on the Steem blockchain and have been rewarded with new badge(s) :

You published more than 30 posts. Your next target is to reach 40 posts.

Click here to view your Board
If you no longer want to receive notifications, reply to this comment with the word STOP

To support your work, I also upvoted your post!

You can upvote this notification to help all Steemit users. Learn why here!

  ·  작년

thats interesting to think about, thanks for sharing