Outer Space Salad!

Outer Space Salad!
Astronauts on the International Space Station grew and ate heads of red romaine lettuce. With extra virgin olive oil and Italian balsamic vinegar. Next stop: Entrées  Mars!

“This Salad Is Outta This World: Astronauts Eat Greens Grown In Space,” Geoff Brumfiel, NPR News

“NASA astronauts just ate food grown in space for the first time,” Joseph Stromberg, Vox

“NASA astronauts take first bites of lettuce grown in space: ‘Tastes like arugula,'” alan Yuhas, The Guardian

“Watch the sheer joy of astronauts eating the first ever space-grown lettuce,” The Verge

_________________

Short Link: http://wp.me/p6sb6-lS0

Image by Mike Licht. Download a copy here. Creative Commons license; credit Mike Licht, NotionsCapital.com

Comments are welcome if they are on-topic, substantive, concise, and not boring or obscene. Comments may be edited for clarity and length.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: