30 Jul '14, 10am

Man-Made Leaf Can Make Oxygen with Just Water and Light

Man-Made Leaf Can Make Oxygen with Just Water and Light

It seems like we are constantly getting a little bit closer to being able to live in outer space, but one teeny-tiny little detail keeps holding us back: oxygen. Plants just don’t like zero gravity environments , and toting around an indefinite oxygen supply isn’t really feasible. Enter the Silk Leaf: a manmade “plant” that can actually create endless oxygen using light and water.

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