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Odyssey Moon, Paragon Team Up to Send Greenhouse to Moon

By Doug Messier
Parabolic Arc
March 22, 2009
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Moon Partnership: Green Thumbs Up
Space Coalition Blog

A partnership between two private space groups – Odyssey Moon and Paragon Development Corp. – is focused on delivery of a biological greenhouse to the Moon’s surface.

“People of all ages will get excited about the idea of growing a plant on the Moon,” says Jane Poynter, President and founder of Tucson, Arizona-based Paragon and an expert on environmental sustainability.

“Imagine a bright flower on a plant in a crystal clear growth chamber on the surface of the Moon, with the full Earth rising above the Moonscape behind it,” Poynter adds.

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