The incredible shrinking MRE: New tech zaps rations into a third their normal size
Soldiers of the future may be eating bacon and egg breakfasts via tiny food bars, due to a new technology that shrinks meals to a fraction of their normal size.
Think sous vide, but for tactical quiches that may end up in your next Meal, Ready to Eat.
One dish begins with bacon, egg, cheese and heavy cream. The ingredients are inserted into a vacuum microwave dryer for 80 minutes of shrinkage. The result: a bar that’s smaller than a Snicker’s candy bar but with twice as many calories — and much more nutrition.
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