Harvesting cotton sprouted in space

Harvesting cotton sprouted in space

S800/0033 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 52.9MB

Downloadable file size: 3.4MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator



Caption: Harvesting cotton which has been sprouted in space, Russia, 1986. Scientists are interested in the ability of plants to grow in a weightless environment. Not only does the absence of gravity help to illuminate some of their biological processes, but knowledge of growing crops in space will also be important if people are to live for a long time without assistance in space.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1900s, 1986, 20th century, adult, agricultural, agriculture, biological, biologist, biologists, biology, black-and-white, caucasian, cotton, crop, farming, gossypium sp., greenhouse, harvest, harvesting, historical, history, male, man, monochrome, novosti, russia, scientist, scientists, soviet union, spaceflight, ussr, white

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.