Ever Want to Know How to Puke in Space? Well, Here You Go

by 6 years ago

But then your commanding officer is like, “DUDE. Take a hit of this pure oxygen that I just ripped out of the wall.” And you've got to do it. This dude is an OG from the Skylab days. So you rip the hit. And all of a sudden the module starts spinning.

“I've got to space vom, man.”

HOW DO YOU DO IT?

According to astronaut Chris Hadfield, verrrrrrry carefully. You can't exactly get rid of anything in the space station, so, when you're yakking, you've got to make sure that no stray bits get out of the bag. The Canadian International Space Station dweller demonstrates here. He'd also probably want me to say that there's no drinking in space.

[H/T: Laughing Squid]


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