Space Spin-Off Technology
"Although space research is designed primarily to explore space, many of the technological innovations can be used in everyday applications, outside the space industry." (ESA, 2003)
Spin-off technologies for water Article
Why space gardening should come down to Earth
When you think about agriculture, you probably imagine a few basic things in your mind. Huge stretches of flat land, massive harvesting machines, the heat on your skin from sunlight and, perhaps most importantly, soil. This image in your mind is a common one. Humans have been tilling, seeding, and farming land since the dawn of civilization, and modern industrial farm techniques tend to dominate our conception of agriculture.