Unexpected Place to Drink Coffee
Coffee is beverage that is enjoyed by millions of people around the world and by people out of this world. No I’m not talking about little, green men- although I am pretty sure if aliens tasted coffee they would enjoy it too. I am referring to astronauts.
Astronauts enjoy their morning cup of joe too! However, due to the constraints of space travel, coffee enjoyed in space sounds a little bit different than the coffee experience on Earth. Due to the absent pull of gravity, astronauts are not able to pour coffee in a cup and sip on it. Instead, they are forced to drink their coffee out a straw. According to an article on Rice University website, coffee in space is in freeze-dried pouches. Water is added to the pouches and then the coffee is sipped through a straw.
Fortunately, this could all change due to a new Zero Gravity Coffee Cup. This new cup will allow astronauts to actually enjoy coffee from a cup! ( CLICK HERE to read more about the Zero Gravity Coffee Cup.)
All this talk of enjoying coffee in space got me thinking- what other places do you enjoy coffee? In a plane? In a submarine? A hot air balloon? In the gym? Perhaps in an RV out in the wilderness?
We can’t wait to hear from you!