That earthy smell may be an ancient type of communication between bacteria and the creatures that live with them in the soil.
Angela Saini’s book ‘Superior: the return of race science’ is available for FREE this week as Kindle ebook or audiobook.
In the latest edition of The Microgreens Show, Dr Christina Johnson from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center explains more about why NASA is investigating microgreens for space crops.
Dr Wieger Wamelink and his team have shown that plants can grow, flower and fruit on simulated Moon and Mars soils.
In 2013, ecologist and exobiologist Dr Wieger Wamelink started investigating whether we can grow plants in extraterrestrial soils.
Exploring the fascinating space voyages of basil and tomato seeds.