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Plants grown in Mars-like soil are officially declared edible

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Jun 28, 2016 01:04 AM
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by Lacy Cooke last modified Jun 27, 2016

Back in March, scientists from the Netherlands' Wageningen University successfully grew ten different crops in Mars-like soil provided by NASA. But there was a catch: they couldn't eat the food. They worried it contained heavy metals like cadmium and lead, which was present in the Mars soil stimulant.




 

 


 

 

 
 
 

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