Already tested as a cargo carrier, the Dragon spacecraft can also be fitted out to shuttle passengers to low orbit and to the International Space Station. See how SpaceX's Dragon capsules work in this SPACE.com infographic.
Back in May 2014, the UK Space Agency — launched competition for school children between the ages of 7 and 14 to design a British-inspired, balanced and exciting meal for British ESA astronaut Tim Peake to eat during his 6 month mission to the International Space Station (ISS). The winning contestants will be invited to develop their ideas further with celebrity chef Heston Blumenthal, and these ideas will be turned into real space food that will be launched to the ISS.
EXPIRED - Enter to win "Founders Ticket" to space on XCOR's Lynx spacecraft to experience this life changing journey ◦ Exclusive status as XCOR's "Founding Astronaut" ◦ 4g simulator training program ◦ Hotel accommodations and roundtrip travel to the spaceport. Ends December 1, 2014