Andie Galante: Growth In Space

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Andie Galante Growth in Space Hi, I’m Andie Galante and I will be responding to the STEM Scholar of Promise writing prompt, “Describe a STEM-related question you have or a topic you would like to explore. Why is it interesting or meaningful to you?”. I have recently become deeply interested in outer space and our environment, so my question is, “Can plants be grown in space?” or more specifically, “Can a tree be grown on the moon?”. This question is meaningful and interesting to me for three reasons. First, I am fascinated by outer space and the planets, and enjoy science and math. I believe that with the right calculations I could produce a sphere that could manipulate the Earth’s atmosphere, and I could plant a tree inside of that. Second,
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