View Full Version : Run, Donít Walk, To Your Nearest Moon Base

2008-Mar-07, 01:20 PM
Running is more efficient than walking for humans wearing spacesuits on the moon, according to a new study. A laboratory simulation of moonwalking found that pressurized spacesuits act as springs for our legs, and on the moon this effect is most pronounced during activity where the knee is bending at a greater angle, [...]

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2008-Mar-07, 06:58 PM
Padded ceilings, then?

2008-Mar-07, 11:38 PM
Not to be tried indoors I assume... :)

2008-Mar-08, 12:04 AM
That's the only UT title that's ever made me crack up.