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Cooking in Space

Posted at 2:57 PM, Jul 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-08 14:57:12-04

It may seem like an out-of-this-world idea – but astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) will bake food fresh in space for the first time ever thanks to a prototype oven designed to make long-duration space flight more hospitable. And what could be a better first-ever food baked fresh in space than DoubleTree’s famous chocolate chip cookie – the ultimate symbol of hospitality and a warm welcome!

Missions are limited to where supply ships can safety restock, but cooking in space will allow missions to explore further than ever before.

Learn more about the experiment here.