June 7, 2011
Payload specialist James A. (Jim) Pawelczyk smiles while preparing to measure nerve signals of a crew mate positioned in the lower body negative pressure (LBNP) device in the Spacelab science module aboard the Earth-orbiting Space Shuttle Columbia. This particular Neurolab test studies the nerve signals traveling from the brain to the blood vessels.
Topics: Health Medical Pharma, Space science, Manned spacecraft, Space Shuttle program, James A. (Jim) Pawelczyk, James A. Pawelczyk, Spacelab, payload specialist, Edwards Air Force Base, Space Shuttle