High School Students Compete in Cook-off for Astronaut Recipe Selection

HOUSTON, April 19, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ten teams of high school students are competing to have their dishes selected as food for astronauts aboard the International Space Station. They'll meet in a nationwide Culinary Challenge at 10 a.m. EDT Thursday, April 21, at Space Center Houston.

The Culinary Challenge is a component of the NASA HUNCH, or High school students United with NASA to Create Hardware, program. The teams will prepare entrées for taste-testing and evaluation. The winning meal will be prepared and packaged for future delivery and consumption on the space station.

The challenge incorporates the arts with ...

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