Congratulations and Welcome to Growing Beyond Earth®
Since 2016, Fairchild has partnered with scientists as NASA’s Kennedy Space Center to advance their research on growing plants in space. Since the program’s inception, student findings have influenced plant selection and harvesting techniques implemented in NASA’s vegetable production system, Veggie, aboard the International Space Station.
By participating in GBE, you and your students will:
With NASA funding, Fairchild provides all the materials, instructions, and resources you need to be successful. Each month, we invite you to join a conversation with the GBE Team in Open Office Hours and directly with NASA scientists during Chat with a Scientist events.
As a participating school, you will receive a monthly update with program updates and exciting opportunities. If you are receiving the newsletter, please reach out to the GBE team.
This website is based upon work supported by NASA Grant No. 80NCCS22M0125-SciAct. Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.