Jun 032016
Sandwich Nearly Destroyed a Space Capsule

Today, astronauts get to enjoy a pretty decent menu. But back when the space race was just heating up, astronauts were stuck to eating mashed up foods jammed into tubes. But one astronaut didn’t follow the rules, and snuck a corned beef sandwich on board. It just happened to almost destroy the entire space capsule… 


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Mrz 232016
Antibubbles In Water Will Blow Your Mind

First let’s figure out what in the world an antibubble even is. On the International Space Station, everything of course floats in the zero gravity environment. That includes drops of water. So the scientists on board decided to see what happens when they inject air bubbles into a sphere of floating water. The results are an antibubble. So cool!


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Feb 162016
Astronaut ice cream is a lie

If you’ve ever gone to a science museum as a kid, you’ve most likely seen so called astronaut ice cream available for purchase at the gift shop. Besides for the cool factor, nearly everyone can agree that the stuff is chalky and nasty. 

But the reality is, it’s all a lie, explains Vox. There never was astronaut ice cream. 


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Feb 012016
Last Star In The Universe

Since the dawn of time, we humans have been thinking two things: Has the universe been around forever, or did it have a beginning and will it eventually cease to exist? 

Kurzgesagt ponders what will hypothetically happen when the last star finally burns out in the universe in this clip. 


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