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Yup, It’s True, Space Smells Like Steak

But, unfortunately, the moon doesn’t smell like cheese

Photo by Chad Montano on Unsplash

I’m a huge space nerd.

But, I’m not an astronomer, or even a physicist, only a ‘lowly’ biochemist that knows more about protein molecules than is healthy.

When I wrench myself away from those proteins, I think about space. When we get a clear night, my…

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Rosie Alderson, PhD

Rosie Alderson, PhD

(Hungry) Science Nerd: educator, writer and general foodie.

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