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Spring blooms 
Cherry blossoms in Japan, from trees whose seeds weren't taken into space.
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Cherry Trees That Flew To Space Bloom Six Years Early and the Flowers Are Different from Earth Flowers

In 2008-2009, during their stay at the International Space Station, Japanese astronauts carried hundreds of cherry tree seeds there. After the trip, such seeds were plantedĀ in several places all over the country. Among the seeds taken to the International Space Station, more than 265 seeds were collected from the thousand-year-old […]

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