This week’s Space to Ground report from NASA on news about the International Space Station:
For the kids, check out the International Space Station Activity Book (pdf).
A video about a miniature DNA sequencer used by NASA on the ISS:
Thanks to work on the International Space Station, sequencing DNA is simple enough to do in your car…or whatever vehicle you drive. With the next generation of DNA research ready to get underway, NASA’s Dan Huot has a carpool conversation with the researchers at the Johnson Space Center in Houston about their work and watches as they sequence DNA in a portable handheld unit.
Read up on the latest DNA research in space at: https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/st…