What Food Will We Eat On Mars?

So say humans actually step foot on the Red Planet, what will those space pioneers eat once they're there? Anthony gives us a taste of what a Martian diet might consist of.

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More Than 100K Vie for One-Way Ticket to Mars
http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2423055,00.asp
"The Mars One Foundation's open casting call for Mars colonists has no shortage of applicants for a spot on a four-man crew that the non-profit hopes to send to the Red Planet in 2022."

Hawai'i Space Exploration Analog and Simulation
http://hi-seas.org/
"2013 Mission: To study food preparation strategies for long-term space exploration"

Just How Nasty Is Space Food?
http://discovermagazine.com/2008/feb/just-how-nasty-is-space-food#.Ugvkp2SapOg
"Since the days of Project Mercury's squeeze tubes, the food scientists at Johnson Space Center have come back to Earth a bit."

How Space Food Works
http://science.howstuffworks.com/space-food.htm
"By the 1960s, NASA achieved an extraordinary technological feat by sending men into space. Yet one deceptively simple aspect of space travel took several more years to perfect: the food."

Space Food: What Astronauts Eat Today
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mxavDn270to
What is the HI-SEAS food study?
http://hi-seas.org/?p=803
"The HI-SEAS crew made this video during their two-seek shake-down at the Mars Desert Research Station (MDRS). The purpose of their two-weeks at MDRS was to get prepared for their longer 4-month mission in Hawaii."

Morning Light for a Better Night's Sleep?
http://hi-seas.org/?p=267
"Sleeping in space is tricky. Loud machines on the space shuttle and space station and floating-arm awkwardness in low gravity can keep astronauts awake. Plus, there's no 24-hour sunrise and sunset cycle to cue the body's circadian system."

HI-SEAS Recipes
http://hi-seas.org/?cat=43

Recipe Contest: Spicy Veggie Sushi Rolls
http://hi-seas.org/?p=2120
"Angelo and Yajaira help the crew celebrate the beginning of the last month by making Spicy Veggie Sushi Rolls submitted to the HI-SEAS recipe contest by Michele McGinn."

HI-SEAS Recipe: Cajun Style Spam Jambalaya
http://hi-seas.org/?p=2090
"Sian and Yajaira heat up the hab with a spicy Cajun Style Spam Jambalaya submitted the HI-SEAS recipe contest by James Harris."

Manned Mock Mars Mission Wrapping up in Hawaii
http://www.space.com/22300-hi-seas-simulated-mars-mission.html
"The Hawaii Space Exploration Analog and Simulation (HI-SEAS) is nearing the end of its 120-day mission on the northern slope of Mauna Loa."

Watch More:
What Astronauts Eat:
http://testtube.com/dnews/dnews-226-space-food-what-astronauts-eat-today
Cost of Living On Mars:
http://testtube.com/dnews/dnews-121-the-cost-of-living-on-mars
Aurora Borealis:
http://testtube.com/joshandchuck/dont-be-dumb-aurora-borealis
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