Urine recycling equipment passes tests

November 27, 2008

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After five days of ill-fated attempts, International Space Station (ISS) astronauts today ran two successful tests of equipment on board designed to turn urine, sweat and moisture from the air into drinking water.

NASA now must decide whether the contraption, deemed essential for hydration of future astronauts traveling farther out into space.

you can read more here, but honestly would you dare to be the one that drinks first?