First flight of the ASTROCULTURE (TM) experiment as a part of the U.S. Shuttle/MIR program.

@article{Bula2000FirstFO,
  title={First flight of the ASTROCULTURE (TM) experiment as a part of the U.S. Shuttle/MIR program.},
  author={Raymond J. Bula and Weihua Zhou},
  journal={Advances in space research : the official journal of the Committee on Space Research},
  year={2000},
  volume={26 2},
  pages={247-52}
}
A number of space-based experiments have been conducted to assess the impact of microgravity on plant growth and development. In general, these experiments did not identify any profound impact of microgravity on plant growth and development, though investigations to study seed development have indicated difficulty in plants completing their reproductive… CONTINUE READING