Astronaut Twins Tease Each Other About Dead Space Flower
Mark Kelly mocks Scott Kelly over space gardening abilities
We have no doubt that fictional space botanist Mark Watney feels your pain, Commander Kelly.
Scott Kelly, who meticulously tended a flower garden on the ISS earlier this year recently received a wilted souvenir of his gardening adventures after the #SpaceFlower made it back down to Earth on a recent SpaceX flight. Scott Kelly was still hopeful on Twitter even as he posted an image of the dry, severed flower, posting “Just got my things returned from @Space_Station via @SpaceX, incl #SpaceFlower. Let’s see how it grows on Earth!”
His twin brother, Mark Kelly, also an astronaut, was quick to crush his dreams.
Unfortunately Mark Kelly is probably right. The final diagnosis: