An astronaut in a space shuttle with a fork of macaroni and cheese and some of it is floating in space because of the lack of gravity.

Space Food Matching

About this Activity

This lesson is "Space Food Matching" Open the slideshow and follow the prompts as we learn more about the history of food in space and the adjustments astronauts have to make when eating in a microgravity environment. 

You can use the worksheets to record your thoughts and take part in an activity. Share your discoveries with a peer!

Activity Slideshow

A man and woman read an exhibit panel on Intrepid's flight deck while their child points at the propeller of an aircraft.

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