"Science is fun. Science is curiosity. We all have natural curiosity. Science is a process of investigating. It's posing questions and coming up with a method. It's delving in."
-- Sally Ride
China also just planted a cotton seed on the moon (in their lunar lander): https://www.npr.org/2019/01/15/685449027/cotton-seeds-have-sprouted-in-chinas-lunar-lander