The Oddly Named Energy Bar That Rocketed to the Moon

Space food sticks” were predecessors to today’s protein bars, invented in 1959 as part of a NASA contract to develop food that astronauts could consume while wearing space suits. The sticks were designed to be attached to the space suit, and eaten by passing through a port in the helmet. One fan says they tasted like peanut butter and rubber bands. This is a delightful article.