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Study Says Trip to Mars Could Leave Crew 'Dangerously Weak'

Offbeat  (tags: Mars, Long-term space, flight, astronaut, mission )

- 3253 days ago -
Long-term space flight so weakens fitness that an astronaut going to Mars may lose up to half the power in key muscles in the course of the mission.


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Past Member (0)
Friday August 20, 2010, 7:06 am
Noted/thanks Merissa

Steve Taylor (2)
Saturday August 21, 2010, 6:07 am
Would it not make more sense to invest the knowledge, resources and vast amounts of money in getting our own planet straightened out before hurling people out across space to investigate a lifeless rock?!
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