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DoubleTree Cookies Become the First Food Baked in Space

ISS Commander Luca Parmitano of the European Space Agency and NASA astronaut Christina Koch with DoubleTree cookies
MCLEAN, Va. — As the astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) baked DoubleTree by Hilton chocolate chip cookies—making them the first-ever food baked in space—the aroma wafted through the space station, adding a reminder of home to an experiment designed to make long-duration space flight more hospitable. This first-of-its-kind experiment took place over the course of several days as...