31 May '18, 8am

Thailand to send durians to space

Thailand to send durians to space

In the future, astronauts might be able to enjoy the king of fruit in space. The Thai government’s space research agency — yes, we have one — is aiming to send baked durians to space in July, as a part of their research to produce Thai food suited for consumption in space. Dr. Ammarin Pimnoo of the Geo-Informatics and Space Technology Development Agency (GISTDA) presented their “Thai Food to Space” project to media yesterday and revealed packages of baked durians ready to be shipped off the earth. The space-friendly durians were developed by two private companies — Daily Food Ltd. and Signature Marketing Co. Ltd. — and the durian species they chose is Monthong, arguably the most delicious variety from Thailand. To emphasize the “Thainess” of this project even further, the durian packages shown to media were labeled under the brand “Space Elephant,” because what could possi...

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