Cosmic cookies! Astronaut weighs in on the future of baking in space

Jan 2, 2020
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The really staggering thing about this whole cookie thing is that its the first real cooking done in space. People have been spending serious time living in space on the ISS for two decades now, and way back on earlier stations..

For true living in space cooking is one of those little steps we tend just not to think about. Recycling water and air, carbon and waste recycling, food production by growing crops, maybe even fish. Cooking is a vital step towards completing the system. One small step for cookies.
 

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