Japanese Artist Launches Flowers into Space Tauheed Ahmad February 9, 2017 Amazing & Incredible 1355 Makoto Azuma (A Tokyo based) artist launched his latest project title “Exobiotanica” teamed with Sacramento-based JP Aerospace a volunteer based organization that constructs and sends vessels into orbit, to unveiling a Japanese white pine bonsai and an arrangement of flowers into the stratosphere. They’ve used Styrofoam and a very light metal frame, which created two devices to attach the 50 year old bonsai and the flowers, which were then launch distinctly using Helium balloons. Makoto Azuma attached digital cameras and 6 Go Pro video cameras tied in a ball to record the trip into the stratosphere. He said; I wanted to see the movement and beauty of plants and flowers suspended in space,” Azuma later explained T Magazine. After both pieces went up, Azuma embraced his team warmly and smiled. Because I have always in sought of to travel to space and I must say that this is my dream which have come true. The bonsai soared to 91,800 feet until the helium balloon burst, while the flower arrangement rose to 87,000 feet. However; both devices were well retrieved approximately 5 miles from the launch site, but the plants were never found. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Related PostsUnited States Company offering Space Travel of 30 km-high balloon flightsA Graduate Student Created First Man Made Bilological Leaf Which Can Produce Oxygen Just Like a Plant “Wanderers” – A Short Film By Erik WernquistUnique Space-Saving Light Design with Potted PlantsSnapdragon or Antirrhinum MajusColeus is loved for its dramatically variegated LeavesCosmos Flower is Ideal for the back of your GardenPholisma Sonorae: The Most Bizarre WildflowerThe Sweetly Scented Lily of the Valley (Convallaria Majalis)Delicate Vases Designed to Gently Sway When Flower Petals DropFreaky Flowers: Echinopsis Cacti in BloomFlowers of the Shingle Beach Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment.