zero-g

Is Human Hibernation Possible? Going to Sleep for Long Duration Spaceflight

We know trips in space will take a long time. Can we go to sleep for the journey and then…

4 years ago

Pardon My Vomit: Zero G Ettiquette In the Age Of Space Tourism

With multiple commercial aerospace companies offering flights into space, to the Moon, and even beyond, would-be passengers are starting to…

4 years ago

Are Astronauts Really Weightless?

Look at those astronauts, flying through space without a care in the world. But how can they be floating when…

7 years ago

Will You Float Away on Jan. 4th? Nope!

When I first heard we were all going to float in the air at 9:47 a.m. PST on January 4th,…

7 years ago

Sonic-Powered Levitation Allows for Zero-G Drug Research

It's not special effects: researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory in Illinois have developed a way…

9 years ago

Space Travel Is Bad For Your Eyes

Microgravity -- or "zero-g" as it's sometimes called -- is not a natural state for the human body to live…

10 years ago

Playing With Water… in Space!

Expedition 30 astronaut and chemical engineer Don Pettit continues his ongoing "Science off the Sphere" series with this latest installment,…

10 years ago