How Do Coffee Cups Work In Space?

How Do Coffee Cups Work In Space?

Microgravity changes a lot of things we take for granted on Earth. That includes drinking a cup of coffee. Find out how one engineer designed a space-friendly coffee cup that lets astronauts sip a cup of joe just like at home in the video below.

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