...the who's who,
and the what's what 
of the space industry

news Space News

Search News Archive


Article text


Sunday, 28 June 2020 08:58

To boldly go: NASA launches Lunar Loo challenge

Written by
Write a comment

Washington (AFP) June 26, 2020
Everyone poops. Including astronauts, who have since the early space era found ways to do their business in near-zero gravity - from the Apollo missions when waste management was, in NASA's words, "a plastic bag which was taped to the buttocks to capture feces," to the more advanced toilets of the International Space Station that use fan-driven suction systems. Now the US space agency i

You must login to post a comment.
Loading comment... The comment will be refreshed after 00:00.

Be the first to comment.


* Denotes Required Field
Personal information

Interested in Space?

Hit the buttons below to follow us...