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Surprisingly STEM: Microgravity Plant Scientist

Matt Mickens, a NASA horticulturalist, is a pretty fun-gi! In his in-tree-guing role, he researches methods for the unique challenge of growing plants in space! Learn more about how Matt uses light to influence plant growth, shape, and even taste! Matt also talks about his roots as a NASA intern and how his early days at the agency helpedngrow his career to new heights.

Publish Date
Run Time 00:05:19
Series Surprisingly STEM
Episode Episode 10
Video Quality HD
Rating TV-G
Featuring Matt Mickens