Mars food study researchers emerge from dome

August 14, 2013 6:22 AM

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Mars food study researchers emerge from dome

Six researchers have spent the past four months living in a small dome on a barren Hawaii lava field at 8000 feet, trying to figure out what foods astronauts might eat on Mars and during deep-space missions.

They emerged on Tuesday with their recipes and without the space suits they were required to wear each time they ventured onto the northern slope of Mauna Loa – an active volcano that last erupted in 1984.

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