Space to ground: Veggie ponds

NASA’s latest Space to Ground video includes some lovely images of the Veggie Ponds experiment that’s currently running on the International Space Station. Starting from 00:44, you can see images of the Veggie Ponds modules, radishes, and chile peppers that were grown in the Advanced Plant Habitat, the Ponds modules installed in both Veggie units, and a nice clear view of the Ponds modules.

The current Veg-Ponds experiment began on 25th January. NASA astronaut Raja Chari tweeted a picture of himself “growing a lettuce bouquet” for National Spouses’ Day on 26th January.

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