Nicole Stott

@Astro_Nicole

Mom to my home crew. NASA Astronaut STS-128, ISS Expeditions 20/21, STS-129, STS-133. Aquanaut NEEMO 9.

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Space seeds - Arabidopsis flowers

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1176 days ago

Space seeds - Arabidopsis flowers

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jignesh_mech33 1171 days ago

nice!!!Where i get more about it???

dm112 1171 days ago

interestingly

Kickalien 1174 days ago

Wow!.. awesome!

Ipodfixer5 1175 days ago

That's awesome! makes me wonder how high a Tomato plant would grow :P

bijukumaran 1175 days ago

how come it grows upwards in zero gravity? Is it follows the light source?

PC0101 1175 days ago

Only micro-g up there. The plants reach for the light. Orange buds should be cultivation substrate.

Geshiela 1175 days ago

wow...they now seem to be affected by gravity..whats those yellow orange buds near the roots?

SophalMiracle 1176 days ago

"Space seeds-arabidopsis flowers" T/stems R thin, hey,they flower in Space in a crowded box-place!

monett 1176 days ago

So beautiful!! Thanks for sharing!

sandarwai 1176 days ago

Hermosa !!

gossipgirl9281 1176 days ago

Thatz kewl.

betcherman 1176 days ago

So beautiful! kind of looks like long alfalfa sprouts mixed with babies breath.

rennehec 1176 days ago

Muy interesante!

PC0101 1176 days ago

They can survive on Earth. Their „big“ uncle is the cabbage. http://bit.ly/jl9hUb

AliKateDay 1176 days ago

i wish twitter had a "like" button.

PC0101 1176 days ago

Growing well. The current greenhouse experiment had to be stopped for growth of unwanted funghus.