Space is no place for battles of the bulge. That's why NASA insists on getting its astronauts into peak physical condition before sending them offworld. But aboard the ISS, in a living space the size.. engadget Also reported by •TUAW
This week will see the second ESA bedrest study investigating a mix of antioxidants and vitamins that could help astronauts to combat the side effects of living in space.
Ten volunteers will lie in.. ESA
Sean Penn will be making his first foray into series television thanks to a starring role in Beau Willimon’s upcoming sci-fi drama “The First.”
The series will premiere on Hulu in the U.S. and.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
An experiment called the Hawaii Space Exploration Analog and Simulation, or HI-SEAS, in which a crew of "astronauts" live in Mars-like conditions in a dome on a Hawaiian volcano, has come to an end.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
It was carrying thousands of pounds of precious cargo… including a team of rodent astronauts. NASA scientists are using the Rodent Research-9 project to take another look at how the lack of gravity.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
As astronauts and scientists gear up for the next Mars mission, NASA's Human Research Program (HRP) strives to protect the human body from space radiation, one of the primary health risks for.. Futurism
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While people protect their eyes from the sun's radiation during a solar eclipse, NASA's Human Research Program (HRP) is working to protect the whole human body from.. Space Daily
Back when “human computers” like Katherine Johnson calculated orbital trajectories and flight times for Mercury and Apollo astronauts by hand, some people still considered actual computers mere.. dailypress.com
Six astronauts have emerged after living more than half a year isolated in a Mars simulation laboratory at the base of the Mauna Loa volcano in Hawaii. The data will help NASA select the best.. Christian Science Monitor
HONOLULU (AP) — Six NASA-backed research subjects who have been cooped up in a Mars-like habitat on a remote Hawaii volcano since January emerged from isolation Sunday. They devoured fresh-picked.. SeattlePI.com
These days SpaceX, the aerospace company owned by tech mogul Elon Musk, makes landing rockets look easy.
But it wasn't always that way.
To underscore that point in a comical yet dramatic way,.. Business Insider
Around 12:06 p.m EDT on Sept 10, 2017, NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory captured an image of the sun unleashing a massive solar flare from a recently active region. Solar flares are powerful bursts.. Zero Hedge