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Would bread go rotten in space?


bread.jpgIf you sent a loaf of bread or piece of fruit into the vacuum of space, would it still rot?
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Name: James, Streatham
Qualification: Degree in science
Answer: If a person was to die in space, you would get a bit of decomposition from the bacteria in their gut, but they would freeze very quickly and be well-preserved.