Skip Nav
Tech Tips
How to Create a Wedding Hashtag No One Else Will Have
Tech Tips
The Easy Way to Block Contacts From Sending Messages or Calls
Humor
17 People Who Emoji Better Than You

How to Make Freeze-Dried Astronaut Ice Cream

Weekend DIY: Astronaut Ice Cream

Along with looking into the mystifying world of science, picking up a freeze-dried astronaut ice cream sandwich is one of our favorite parts of a visit to a space or science museum.

Engineer Ben Krasnow also loved those strange pieces of sweets as a kid, so much so that he decided to re-create the food himself in his home workshop. Now Ben's methodology, as seen in the video below, is not intended as a quick afternoon DIY. He shows us how to build our own freeze-dryer with tools easily purchased on the Internet to then transform an ordinary ice cream sandwich into its NASA-approved counterpart. Geek sugar, indeed!

The video itself is a fun lesson in the scientific properties you may have forgotten since high school, as is the rest of his YouTube channel Fun With Applied Science.

Around The Web
Join The Conversation
Photo of Earth From Saturn Rings
Star Blowing Bubbles
Lush Facts
Emoji Ball Python
Peruvian Chef Franco Noriega's Naked Cooking Videos
Solar Eclipse Map 2017
Artificial Womb Premature Babies
Best Fashion Tips and Hacks
Disney Quote Embroidery Hoops
Picture of a Dying Star
From Our Partners
Latest Technology & Gadgets
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds