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Despite what the title may lead you to believe, we’re not going to tell you to launch soybeans into outer space. Unlike outer space, which is infinite in size, spacing soybean rows at 15 inches has proven to increase yield, according to Iowa State University Extension. That is not to say there are no similarities between soybeans and space exploration. In fact, achieving higher yields shares a lot of similarities with a successful launch into outer space. Here’s how soybeans do it: