Saturday, April 12, 2014

Cherry Tree seed that sprouted in space bloomed 6 years early (Video)

Japan sent several cherry tree seeds to the International Space Station in 2008 for both scientific and symbolic purposes.  The seeds have since returned to Earth and in some cases been planted.  Typically, it takes a cherry tree about 10 years to grow to the point where it will blossom.   The space cherry, remarkably, did it in just 4.  ~please checkout the cool ads before you go, thanks for visiting~