Chinese scientists planning to grow potatoes on the moon

BBC News
June 14, 2017
By BBC News
Chinese scientists planning to grow potatoes on the moon
Photo courtesy of Neven Krcmarek.
Chinese scientists will attempt to grow potatoes on the moon as part of a forthcoming lunar mission.

The goal is to see whether the insects and spuds will survive on the lunar surface, and the end result will yield important insights about the viability of a future human colony, China Radio International says. | READ MORE

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