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NASA to grow potatoes on Mars

22 December 2015

NASA and the International Potato Center (CIP) will start cultivating potatoes in Mars-like conditions on Earth, with the hope of eventually building a controlled dome on Mars capable of farming the ancient crop. A second goal of the project is to highlight the role of potatoes in improving global food security.


Source: Spud Smart

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