Effects of the Extraterrestrial Environment on Plants: Recommendations for Future Space Experiments for the MELiSSA Higher Plant Compartment

@inproceedings{Wolff2014EffectsOT,
  title={Effects of the Extraterrestrial Environment on Plants: Recommendations for Future Space Experiments for the MELiSSA Higher Plant Compartment},
  author={Silje A. Wolff and Liz H. Coelho and Irene Karoliussen and Ann-Iren Kittang Jost},
  booktitle={Life},
  year={2014}
}
Due to logistical challenges, long-term human space exploration missions require a life support system capable of regenerating all the essentials for survival. Higher plants can be utilized to provide a continuous supply of fresh food, atmosphere revitalization, and clean water for humans. Plants can adapt to extreme environments on Earth, and model plants… CONTINUE READING