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Astronauts Celebrate Chocolate Day With Extraterrestrial Treats Aboard The ISS

The European Space Agency commemorated Chocolate Day on July 7 by sharing images of astronauts enjoying chocolate aboard the International Space Station (ISS). In an Instagram post, the agency highlighted how astronauts, like people on Earth, indulge in chocolate delights even in microgravity. They showcased astronauts savoring chocolate crepes made with flour tortillas and silky […]

The European Space Agency commemorated Chocolate Day on July 7 by sharing images of astronauts enjoying chocolate aboard the International Space Station (ISS). In an Instagram post, the agency highlighted how astronauts, like people on Earth, indulge in chocolate delights even in microgravity.

They showcased astronauts savoring chocolate crepes made with flour tortillas and silky chocolate mousse, emphasizing these treats as part of scientific experiments.

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The ESA’s Instagram post not only showcased these culinary marvels but also highlighted the astronauts’ ingenuity in constructing chocolate-covered biscuit houses, adding a touch of terrestrial comfort to their extraterrestrial abode. A heartfelt video featured an astronaut expressing gratitude for occasional shipments of sweets and other delights from loved ones on Earth, underscoring the importance of these connections.

As Chocolate Day festivities unfolded, the ESA encouraged followers to send sweet messages to these intrepid space explorers, recognizing their commitment and celebrating their moments of gastronomic delight amidst the stars.

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