Moon landing: NASA’s bizarre Apollo 11 pre-flight ritual still honoured after 50 years

Express.co.uk | 7/16/2019 | Callum Hoare
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This is a tradition started by Alan Shepard eight years earlier when he became the first American man in space.

The high protein meal was designed to fill him up while being low residue enough that he wouldn't need to relieve himself for a few hours.

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Shepard's flight that morning was NASA's first, the suborbital Freedom...
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