A better solution for astronauts who drink their own piss


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Those are such old fashioned versions…


i can’t believe we’re not calling them stillsuits yet. COME ON, SCIENCE GEEKS!


Are those presta valves??


I believe so.


I wonder if they introduce minerals back into the water or if they make up for it with fortification in other areas.


Soon to be known as the “California Cocktail”.

You Maniacs! You blew it up! Ah, damn you! God damn you all to hell!

Soon to be known as the “California Cocktail”.

I imagine that “Pee Sommelier” will be a popular job title here in the coming years.


If that’s the job you want – urine luck!


This improvement assumes it’s not just a kink?


I’m going to have to study my food pairings before I can start that new job. For instance, what foods go well with post-asparagus pee-water?



Kent Brockman: Thanks, Mayor Simpson! From now on, we’ll all be taking golden showers.

[muffled laughter is heard in the background]

Kent Brockman: What?

–from The Simpsons, “A Tale of Two Springfields”


Finally, something to help that poor Bear Grylls, who seems to have to drink urine on almost a weekly basis.


How can you post this article without linking to the video of some of their early tests?


I know some guys who are working on some sort of large scale plastic filters for L.A. greywater… I wonder if this is the sort of tech that they are using?




I can’t believe I didn’t think of this earlier.


with the magic ingredient Blue Ice