Sharon Christa McAuliffe, chosen to fly aboard the space shuttle Challenger for STS-51L from among ten finalists in the Teacher in Space Project, appears to be enjoying her first taste of space food. The orientation session took place in the Johnson Space Center's (JSC) life sciences laboratory.
Photo ID: S85-39977.
McAuliffe, Sharon Christa, 1948-1986, Space Shuttle Program (U.S.), Astronauts -- Training of, Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center, Challenger Expedition, Astronauts -- Nutrition.
NASA, "Space Food" (2015). Challenger STS-51-L Image Collection. 21.
Space Shuttle, NASA, Challenger, STS-51-L, space flight, astronauts, aerospace, space program, history of science, Teacher In Space