What does space do to the human body? 29 studies investigate the effects of exploration

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INCLUDES EFFECTS ON MITOCHONDRIA: JAXA astronaut Akihiko Hoshide finishes a blood collection as part of Expedition 32 in 2012. With biological data from a whopping 56 astronauts, scientists have worked together to complete a collection of 29 papers about how spaceflight affects the human body. Astronauts endure radiation, weightlessness, isolation and a number […]