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Old 10-08-2013, 02:35 PM   #1
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Neat little article about an 11 yo who's beer experiment made it to the International Space Station.

http://www.kshb.com/dpp/news/local_n...-used-in-space

 
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Old 10-08-2013, 02:36 PM   #2
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too slow...

http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f14/star...-young-436114/


 
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Old 10-08-2013, 02:36 PM   #3
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How are they going to measure the starting gravity?

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Old 10-08-2013, 02:40 PM   #4
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I hope they don't try using a standard airlock...

 
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Old 10-08-2013, 08:46 PM   #5
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"Beer, while known to most people as a party drink, actually has some medical properties," Bodzianowski explained.

In December, his idea will leave the classroom and arrive at the International Space Station.

After that, astronauts will get to see how well beer ferments in space. Bodzianowksi hopes that could help during a medical emergency.

Read more: http://www.kshb.com/dpp/news/local_n...#ixzz2hAIke41D
Medical applications? Right. Somebody just wanted to make beer in space for the hell of it I bet this Bodzianowski is a lurker on our forums.

 
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