MaryAnn Bulawa

MaryAnn Bulawa

Jan 09, 2015

Group 6 Copy 105
2
Please wait...

About This Project

Chicks in Space

In order for longterm space missions to be successful, a renewable food source is needed. We've developed a hydroponic garden specifically designed to function under conditions of microgravity - ETON. We've been offered the opportunity to launch NanoETON on NASA's ISS to test our hypothesis that water can be circulated in microgravity using centripetal force. This research may help the development of hydroponic gardens for future space missions.

Blast off!

Browse Other Projects on Experiment

Related Projects

Probiotics for plants? Fighting insects by boosting corn immune systems

Beneficial soil microorganisms can boost the plant immune system. We want to know if farming practices that...

The Life Cycle of a Coral Killer: the Acropora-Eating Flatworm

The Acropora-eating flatworm is a destructive predator of Acropora corals in aquariums. This research aims...

Community-based Leishmaniasis research in Sri Lanka

Leishmaniasisis a neglected tropical parasitic diseases in the world and is spread by the bite of sand flies...

Backer Badge Funded

A biology project funded by 128 people