[FPSPACE] mushrooms discovered growing on ISS ???????

Jakob Terweij japio at dds.nl
Fri Nov 21 06:26:30 EST 2008

We could have guessed it .
After our Dutch cosmonaut has been on board ,there are mushroom  
growing. What about mariuana? our second best export product.

Quoting James Oberg <jameseoberg at comcast.net>:

> What's with this Moscow mass media madness in the last few hours   
> about "accidental mushrooms" found growing in a damp corner of the   
> Service Module? Is Lonchakov having a joke?
> Apparently it is about a just-released scientific paper by an IBMP   
> expert on microbial infestations on space stations...
> The coverage, however, is a little more sensationalistic...
> http://www.gazeta.ru/news/social/2008/11/20/n_1298586.shtml and
> http://www.grani.ru/Events/p.144308.html

Jakob Terweij
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