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Space Experiment Aims to Quench Cotton’s Thirst

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After being put on hold in 2020 due to COVID travel restrictions, Targeting Improved Cotton through Orbital Cultivation (TIC TOC) launched to the International Space Station (ISS) on SpaceX Dragon Crew Resupply Mission 22 on June 3. The project’s aim is to grow genetically modified, drought-resistant cotton at the ISS.  TIC TOC is a product…

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