Latest Space medicine Stories
As private companies race to send travelers into space, the medical community must begin to address the hazards of an actual trip into orbit.
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.
In recognition of her ongoing support of the nation's human spaceflight program, U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison is the 2012 recipient of the National Space Biomedical Research Institute's (NSBRI) Pioneer Award.
NASA is looking into a possible eye condition that could blind astronauts if they were to undertake a multiyear mission to the Red Planet.
TEL AVIV, July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - The Israeli research team, headed by Dr. Eran Schenker from the Fisher Institute, in collaboration with Haim Wilder, V.P. R&D of Strauss Water and Prof.
The remoteness and resource limitations of spaceflight pose a serious challenge to astronaut health care.
SOUTHAMPTON, Pa., June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Environmental Tectonics Corporation's (OTC Bulletin Board: ETCC.PK) ("ETC" or the "Company") The NASTARÂ® Center, the premier commercial aerospace training and research center, completed a 5-day Aerospace Physiology Instructor Training Program for the Egyptian Air Force (EAF) on May 20th, 2011.
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