NASA is taking a page out of "The Martian's" playbook and is researching ways to grow potatoes on Mars. The starchy spud is not just a good source of carbohydrates but potatoes can also adapt to different climates and be a source of power. Watch the video above to learn more about NASA's mission. Also, see the infographic below for a checklist of nutrients found in the soil on Mars.
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