is dedicated to the furthering of spaceflight plant biology, interdisciplinary endeavors, and new science education.  We collaborate with a number of institutions both in Madison, WI, and all over the globe.  All inquiries and contact are welcome.

Games in Astrobotany Workshop

The team at is collaborated with GEAR Learning at the University of Wisconsin-Madison to teach an educational astrobotany/game design summer course.  Students aged 9-12 from the Dane County Boys and Girls Club will learn about plants in space by designing their own video game.

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TOAST Database

The Test Of Arabidopsis Space Transcriptome (TOAST) Database is a comprehensive database for spaceflight genetics developed in the Gilroy Lab at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.  It is supported by NASA GeneLab and Qlik software.

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Network of Educational Astrobiology Research (NEAR)

The Network of Educational Astrobiology Research (NEAR) is a proposed web application for scientific researchers as well as educators to utilize real genetic spaceflight data.

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