First coffee brewed in space
An astronaut has become the first person to brew a coffee in space.
Samantha Cristoforetti, from Italy, has the world's first orbiting barista after posting an image of herself sipping from a cup specially made for use in zero gravity on Twitter from the International Space Station on Sunday (03.05.15).
Alongside the snap, she wrote: "Coffee: the finest organic suspension ever devised. Fresh espresso in the new Zero-G cup! To boldly brew...(sic)"