Kickstarter Campaign Raises Money For Perfume That Smells Like Space Astronauts have compared the smell of space to gun powder, seared steak and hot metal. The Kickstarter campaign has raised more than $500,000 for the effort to sell space perfume.
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Kickstarter Campaign Raises Money For Perfume That Smells Like Space

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Kickstarter Campaign Raises Money For Perfume That Smells Like Space

Kickstarter Campaign Raises Money For Perfume That Smells Like Space

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Astronauts have compared the smell of space to gun powder, seared steak and hot metal. The Kickstarter campaign has raised more than $500,000 for the effort to sell space perfume.

STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:

Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep. A spaceship bound for Mars will tell us a lot about how space looks and even sounds. But NASA has known what space smells like for a long time. The agency even developed a perfume to train astronauts. Now a Kickstarter campaign has raised more than half a million dollars to sell that perfume. Astronauts describe the smell like gunpowder, seared steak and hot metal - a luring choice for your next night out.

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