The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum presents Virtual Astronomy Live: Food in Space on October 15, 5-7pm (EST).
Hear about the nutrition and the food selection for astronauts. See how food is packaged for space and taste testing patterns within the Space Food Systems Lab at NASA with ISS Food System Manager, Ryan Dowdy. Viewers will also hear from former NASA Astronaut Michaal Massimino, who will share his stories while in space about the food he ate and some fun facts about his time in space.
The event is hosted and co-produced by John “Das” Galloway, founder of the Kerbal Space Academy, and moderated by Summer Ash, an astrophysicist, rocket scientist and freelance writer.