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20/07/2009

Food in Space [Article]

John Glenn eating a tube of space food aboard Friendship 7 in 1962.

To coincide with the 40th anniversary of the Moon landings, I've written a piece on the history of eating in space.

The Guardian published it here, in their food blog, Word of Mouth.


Edit: For a more detailed description of the food eaten aboard Apollo 11, please see this post on the brilliant Eat Me Daily.

3 comments:

  1. The food reminds me of that episode of futurama where Bender tries to become a chef but fails because he has no taste buds.

    "The pie is ready. You guys like swarms of things, right?"

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  2. yup meant this comment for the anchor post and now it makes no sense. Bloody iphones

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  3. Neil - Not to worry! Thanks for posting anyway, especially from your iPhone :)

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