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Astronaut food helps people on Earth

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28 September 2016
This muesli bar is made with spirulina, and is designed for ESA astronauts on the International Space Station
Credits: ESA
Spirulina is easy to grow in tubs of water by adding just a few common ingredients
Credits: SCK-CEN
This is what spirulina looks like through a microscope
Credits: ESA/NASA
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