WONDER #1412: Can Germs Live in Outer Space?

Question 1 of 3

Which Russian space station encountered problems with films of bacteria and fungi covering its windows?

  1. Mir
  2. Sputnik
  3. Borscht
  4. ISS

Question 2 of 3

A person with mysophobia fears what?

  1. dogs
  2. dolls
  3. germs
  4. frogs

Question 3 of 3

Instead of killing bacteria, what might help bacteria mutate and grow more aggressively?

  1. sugar
  2. water
  3. aliens
  4. cosmic radiation

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