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Scientists grow plants in lunar soil for the first time

The plants, from the cruciferous vegetable family, took only two days to sprout in the lunar soil. Image: Unsplash/Daniel Öberg

Cristen Hemingway Jaynes

Writer, Pegasus Publishing House

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Plants grown in the volcanic ash lunar simulant, left, were compared with those grown in the lunar soil, right. Image: EcoWatch/UF/IFAS/Tyler Jones

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