The role downunder played in helping track the Apollo 8 mission to the Moon. It was on…
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In May 2008, astronaut Dr Gregory Chamitoff carried a package of native Australian seeds to the ISS.
In 1829, the surgeon and amateur naturalist Nathanial Bagshaw Ward accidentally discovered that plants enclosed in airtight glass cases can survive for long periods without watering.