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Spacesuit History - Dressing For Altitude
2012-09-06 05:47:51

NASA has published a book written by Dennis R. Jenkins about the development and use of clothing worn by test pilots, astronauts and others.

2012-06-25 23:04:34

Freedom To Fly Now is a new organization in New York City that helps people overcome fear of flying with weekend group workshops.

2012-06-25 23:00:07

Turbulence happens. Now there's an app for that.

New Addition To NASA Aeronautics Book Series - Breaking the Mishap Chain
2012-05-13 04:55:13

The latest offering in the NASA Aeronautics Book Series, "Breaking the Mishap Chain," will debut at the 83rd annual Aerospace Medical Association conference May 13 -17, 2012, at the Atlanta Hilton, Atlanta, Ga.

Image 1 - How Do Diving Marine Mammals Manage Decompression?
2011-12-23 05:17:25

How do marine mammals, whose very survival depends on regular diving, manage to avoid decompression sickness (DCS)? Do they, indeed, avoid it?

Scientists Identify Gene Critical For Cell Responses To Oxygen Deprivation
2011-11-03 13:44:37

Research may have implications for heart disease, stroke and cancer.


Word of the Day
tourtiere
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.
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