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Eating on Mars? Be Sure to Pack the Tortillas

Eating on Mars? Be Sure to Pack the Tortillas

| August 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

It’s not the hard work that will make astronauts lose it on long planetary missions, it’s boredom. And something that can become very boring very fast is a rote menu. A simulated Mars mission reveals why cooking for others will be vital on long space journeys — and why wraps rule.

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Chris Hadfield: Space Chef In Chief

Chris Hadfield: Space Chef In Chief

| May 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Canadian astronaut didn’t just tweet and sing his heart out during his five months as commander of the International Space Station. He also took time out to show the world what it’s like to eat up there.

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