ERIC Number: ED481753
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
NASA's Bioreactor: Growing Cells in a Microgravity Environment. Educational Brief.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.
This brief discusses growing cells in a microgravity environment for grades 9-12. Students are provided with plans for building a classroom bioreactor that can then be used with the included activity on seed growth in a microgravity environment. Additional experimental ideas are also suggested along with a history and background on microgravity growth environments. (MVL)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.