A former NASA researcher who spent his time looking into plant-based life-support systems for long-duration space missions has a new focus: indoor cannabis cultivation.

Neil Yorio now works at BIOS, a lighting company that develops lights for both human and plant use.

With cannabis decriminalization efforts in full swing in a number of states across the U.S., demand for effective grow lighting is surging.

Growing cannabis indoors offers several benefits, chief among them a higher level of security, so Yorio and BIOS’ work is welcome.

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Ed Oswald ~ DigitalTrends.com ~

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