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Fraser
2013-Jun-02, 11:20 PM
New measurements of the energetic space radiation environment present in interplanetary space taken by NASA’s Curiosity rover confirm what has long been suspected – that lengthy years long voyages by astronauts to deep space destinations like Mars will expose the crews to high levels of radiation that – left unchecked – would be harmful to [...]

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galacsi
2013-Jun-03, 07:25 AM
Looking at the picture ,the astronauts seem to wear socks and shorts on top. This is the new astronautics mode? Or perhaps more seriously a new type of spacesuit?

NEOWatcher
2013-Jun-03, 06:33 PM
Looking at the picture ,the astronauts seem to wear socks and shorts on top. This is the new astronautics mode? Or perhaps more seriously a new type of spacesuit?

Don't believe the picture. It's a fake. The footprints don't line up with where they're standing. ;)