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Saturday, June 26 • 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Growing Beyond Earth year 2 Final Presentations

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Join NASA, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, Make: Projects, and Moonlighter FabLab for the LIVE final presentations of the Year 2 Growing Beyond Earth Maker Challenge. This year, teams were tasked with designing, building, and testing new solutions for automating edible plant growth on the International Space Station. High school, collegiate, and professional teams will be presenting their projects to a panel of NASA scientists including Ralph Fritsche, Space Crop Production Project Manager at NASA, Dr. Gioia Masa, Veggie Project Scientist at NASA Kennedy Space Center, and Jacob Torres, Technical & Horticultural Scientist at NASA Kennedy Space Center.

When: Jun 26, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Topic: Growing Beyond Earth Maker Challenge Final Presentations

Please click the link below to join the webinar:
Passcode: 311029
Webinar ID: 876 8869 9918

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Amy Padolf

Director of Education, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
Amy Padolf is the Director of Education at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden in Miami, Florida. She oversees national and international multidisciplinary environmental science education programs for pre-kindergarten through post-graduate studies as well as teacher professional development... Read More →

Carl Lewis

Director, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
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Gioia Massa

Space Crop Production Scientist, NASA
I am interested in approaches related to growing crops in space to support astronaut health and well-being.
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Ralph Fritsche

Space Crop Production Project Manager, NASA
I work to develop sustainable and reliable fresh food systems in support of long duration space missions beyond low Earth orbit.
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Tom Pupo

Executive Director, Moonlighter FabLab

Saturday June 26, 2021 12:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Growing Beyond Earth Hall in Gather