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How to grow Sweet Basil (August 28, 2020)

In the AHiS space experiment, sweet basil is grown in space and on the ground, and the differences in growth and aroma are examined.

Scent of herbs (August 26, 2020)

Scent of herbs is composed of many chemicals. Dozens to hundreds of scents are mixed to create a plant-specific scent.

The significance of growing herbs in space (August 26, 2020)

Let's grow herbs in space Have you ever heard the word herb? Herbs are edible plants.

Kibo-RPC News: JAXA Conducts Process Checkout of 1st Kibo-RPC (July 20, 2020)

JAXA conducted Process Checkout of Kibo-PRC on May 21, 2020 in collaboration with NASA's Astrobee team.

National Space Organization, the Taiwan Space Agency has joined Kibo-ABC initiative! (July 13, 2020)

The Taiwan Space Agency, the National Space Organization (NSPO), joined the Kibo-ABC initiative on March 16th 2020.

Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre joined Kibo-ABC initiative! (June 18, 2020)

The Kibo-ABC secretariat received a letter from the Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) in the UAE expressing their wish to participate in the Kibo-ABC initiative.

"Space Seeds for Asian Future" was Awarded (May 15, 2020)

On September 22, 2019 the Japanese Society for Biological Sciences in Space (JSBSS) awarded a special prize to the Space Seeds for Asian Future program (SSAF 2010-2011, SSAF 2013) for its contribution toward promotion of understanding of space biology, and for wide-ranging capacity-building to researchers, engineers, teachers and elementary school students in the Asia Pacific region.

The UAE Space Agency joined Kibo-ABC initiative! (May 8, 2020)

The UAE Space Agency has become an official member of the Kibo-ABC initiative on Wednesday, 8 January, after gaining full support of all Kibo-ABC members.

Australian Space Agency joined Kibo-ABC initiative! (March 6, 2020)

The Kibo-ABC secretariat have received a letter from the Australian Space Agency that expresses their wish to participate in the Kibo-ABC initiative. All Kibo-ABC members officially confirmed on the 3rd of October 2019 for Australia to join the initiative.

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