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Posts tagged weightlessness

February 15, 2018

 

Would you ever want to be an astronaut?

Zero Gravity, Does It Exist?

Is there such a thing as zero gravity?

April 4, 2014

 

It sure must be nice to drift off to sleep aboard the International Space Station!

Sleeping In Space

Research has shown that people snore less in space. Could this have any ramifications has for us here on Earth?

March 21, 2013

 

Have you ever wanted to visit space?

Why Is Gravity Good For Us?

Anyone who spends an extended period of time in space faces serious medical problems due to the near total absence of gravity.

September 7, 2012

 

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How Do Astronauts Go To The Bathroom In Space?

After solving the problem of dining in space, astronauts need to think about the next natural step!

September 6, 2012

 

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Dining In Space

Would food fly off a plate in space? Would astronauts have digestive problems? Learn the science behind space food!

November 28, 2011

 

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Floating at the Center of the Earth

Here's an odd thing about weightlessness: if it were possible to live in the center of the earth we would be weightless there, too!

June 9, 2009

 

Worms in Space

Why do we send worms into space? Find out on this Moment of Science.

December 19, 2006

 

Teh Tarik

Have you ever tried this Malaysian favorite? We've heard that it's out of this world. Literally!

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