Do we need chickens to build an ecosystem on Mars?

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Do we need chickens to build an ecosystem on Mars?

To investigate if this future scenario is reachable NASA created soil simulants for Mars and for the Moon. Since 2013 we did several experiments using the soil simulants and up until now the results are very promising despite problems as heavy metal presence in the soil, hydrophobic soils and shortage of nutrients.

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do 18 januari 2018 12:30 tot 13:30

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Researcher Wieger Wamelink writes regularly about his findings on the blog about Space Agriculture (Dutch).