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Purdue Startup Puts Computer-Controlled ‘Greenhouses’ In Kitchens That Grow Fresher, Healthier Produce

Heliponix LLC, founded by two Purdue University graduates, has begun taking orders on its GroPod, a dishwasher-sized device its creators believe will disrupt the landscape of how food is produced in the face of looming worldwide food shortages and increasing concerns about chemical runoff polluting water sources, rampant food waste and water supplies diminishing on a global scale.