Operating in a sub-genre of science fiction, Marvel has created hundreds of fascinating characters with all kinds of incredible abilities. One of those characters is the lovable tree-like Groot.
In a new video titled “The Science of Groot,” Marvel teams with Genes in Space and the ISS National Lab to explain Groot’s regeneration abilities.
WATCH – THE SCIENCE OF GROOT:
We all know Groot as the tree-like alien from the Guardians of the Galaxy, but what makes his regeneration possible? Explore the answers in the Marvel Science of Groot with the help of @GenesInSpace and @ISS_CASIS! pic.twitter.com/pEmlUO7emK
— Marvel Entertainment (@Marvel) February 7, 2018
Genes in Space is a contest with the goal of inspiring young minds to solve real-world problems in the biological and physical sciences. For more information, visit their official website.
You can see just how Groot’s abilities work when he joins the rest of the Guardians of the Galaxy, the Avengers and other Marvel heroes in Avengers: Infinity War, in theaters May 4.