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Space oddities

I have previously published a post on the effects of space-travelling in astronauts, particularly concerning eyes and vision. This month, a group of researchers from the… 140 more words


The eye in the sky

Last Friday, March 27, NASA and Roscosmos sent two astronauts for a one-year space mission. The aim of this expedition is to investigate how being in space for such a long time can affect the human body and behaviour. 270 more words



Today I was travelling through the Solar System having made up my own scale of measurement. With the Earth being one centimeter wide, the Moon was as big as 2.7 mm across rotating round the Earth at the distance of 30 cm. 436 more words

Texas Firm Offers Space Flights For Pet Remains

HOUSTON (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — If a traditional burial isn’t enough for your pet, a Houston firm can provide an out of this world alternative.

Memorial space flights for four-legged loved ones will start this fall by a Houston company that already sends human remains into space. 332 more words