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Astronauts will soon eat space lettuce

In a rather science fictional moment, the Expedition 44 crew members on the International Space Station are about to eat the very first space crops.

On Monday, a batch of red romaine lettuce will be harvested from the Veggie plant growth system on the ISS orbiting laboratory. Cosmically delicious.

Read more at http://tinyurl.com/qbc63qt.

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