Week in Geek: Thanksgiving leftovers in space

November 30, 2014 11:18 PM

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Week in Geek: Thanksgiving leftovers in space

What do you call irradiated smoked turkey, thermostabilized candied yams, and freeze-dried green beans? Thanksgiving in space.

While you were sitting around your dining room tables surrounded by friends and family, enjoying your turkey, tofurkey, or turduken, six people were orbiting just over 200 miles above your head having a feast of a different kind. Astronaut food has come a long way from the iconic neapolitan freeze-d...

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