Tag Archive | space food

NASA’s Alcohol Prohibition in Outer Space: Where No One Can Hear You Hurl

In the 1970s after successful missions to the moon, NASA was interested in the possibility of long term habitation in space. One of the biggest concerns was nutritious and ideally pleasant tasting food. In both the Gemini and Apollo missions, the food was dehydrated and rather unappetizing. After years of research they made considerable improvements: […]

Peanut Butter Honey Tortillas at the International Space Station

So you’re in space but want a sandwich? It can be done but it requires some modifications. Chris Hadfield is the the current head of the International Space Station. A likable Canadian, his organization, the Canadian Space Agency posts some very fun videos on life in space including how to brush your teeth, how astronauts […]