March 4, 2007

Space Peril

Astronaut Sunita Williams was recently quoted as saying:
“I don’t think we’re going to use it anymore,” she said. “It’s too dangerous.”

What hazard was she speaking of, which caused a week-long cleanup in the space station and has now been banished to storage?

A tube of wasabi. If it was anything like the tube I have in my fridge, you definitely don’t want that stuff floating around in zero G.

Read about the “toxic” spill here.

Posted by James at March 4, 2007 11:42 PM
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