The snack they *don't* eat in space

A brief history of astronaut ice cream

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Astronaut Ice Cream

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The basics

Freeze-dried ice cream. Dry, disconcertingly crunchy, not cold. Often sold in Neapolitan flavors (chocolate, vanilla, strawberry all packaged together, as in the photo above).

The place

Ostensibly? Outer space. In reality, this is strictly something consumed wit…

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