Cultured meat could be a game changer for the environment, food security, human health and animal welfare. But some challenges prevent it from reaching its full potential. Now ESA is supporting researchers to explore the possibility of growing cultured meat to feed astronauts. Overcoming the challenges of growing meat in space could also help us find […]
https://spacechannel.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/03/news___interstellar_lab-360p.mp4 Within our lifetime we will see humanity not just return to the moon, but start planting roots there… literally! As space travel becomes more accessible and expansive the urgency to create habitable, self-sustaining systems increases. Before the end of this decade, nearly every space agency plans to send a crew on a lunar mission […]
Image: CSA https://vimeo.com/675019710 It’s time for a fuel upgrade at NASA! But we’re not talking about rocket fuel… In coordination with the Canadian Space Agency, NASA is asking the public to help create sustainable food production technology that can be done with few resources and minimal waste. Because food loses its nutritional value over time, […]
This post was repurposed from the ESA Science and Exploration page. European food has always been out of this world, but this week ESA astronaut Matthias Maurer shared a taste of his home region, Saarland – with a serving of science – during a space-based Saint Nicholas feast. St. Nikolaus Day is widely celebrated in Germany […]
SpaceX is trying to fill over a dozen food service positions at both its Hawthorne, California headquarters and at its south Texas launch site, which it also refers to as “Starbase.”
A group of astronauts aboard the International Space Station treated themselves to a zero-gravity make-your-own pizza party.
Star Trek Wines has just announced the addition of two more bottles to its now six-bottle lineup: Chateau Picard Cru Bordeaux and United Federation of Planets Old Vine Zinfandel — produced in partnership with Wines That Rock.
A new research centre in Abu Dhabi will use the UAE desert as a testing ground to explore how space technology can help food production thrive in challenging climates – on Earth and beyond.