Believe it or not, the first space travellers were seeds.
If you had to live the rest of your life on Mars, what would you miss the most?
Ultimately, the main beneficiary of efforts to develop crops for Mars would be Earth.
LEDs offer the opportunity to design a spectrum and assess the responses of plants to some very unusual colour combinations.
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Canadian researchers are leading an effort to grow crops in space, paving the way for humanity to live on other worlds and push the frontiers on Earth.