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Scientists Are Sending Astronaut Mice to Space to Study Biology - Popular Mechanics


Popular Mechanics
To see how space will affect our internal biology, NASA is sending a team of rodent astronauts to space.
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Marine Bio Camp means muddy hands, tempting seafood - Carroll County Times


Carroll County Times
The day in Solomons started with a snack overlooking the Patuxent River and the Rachel Carson — the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science's flagship research vessel. “That's definitely a squid,” said Tre Williams, a 15-year-old from ...

How Can Biology Help Us Prepare For Life in Space? - Labiotech.eu (blog)


Labiotech.eu (blog)
An exhibition at the Science Gallery Dublin explores how humans are preparing to live in the harsh conditions of outer space — and how microorganisms might help us do so. Space traveling is closer than many of us think. NASA has plans to send humans ...

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Tardigrades in Space
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TARDIS, a research project evaluating the ability of tardigrades to survive in open space conditions.

Water Bears to Space Again
United States

A team competing for the Google Lunar X Prize floats an idea in December 2009 for launching dessicated tardigrades into space, rehydrating them in space, and filming what happens.

Space Farms Zoo & Museum
United States

Sussex. A 100 acre park with Over 500 animals of more than 100 different species and many buildings dedicated to showcasing American History collections. Includes fees, a listing of facilities, announcements, a reservation form and nearby attractions.

Time-Space Chart: Hominid Fossils
United States

Provides details of the different hominid finds from around the world by place and species.

Can Life Survive Deep Space? Let's Send It There!
United States

Wired Science story about an experiment sending organisms to a Martian moon, and then back to Earth.

Hardy Li'l Critters will be First Tested in Open Space
Canada

News entry in the Boing Boing blog about tardigrades in space.

American Society for Gravitational and Space Biology
United States

Fosters research, education, training, and development in gravitational and space biology.

American Society for Gravitational and Space Biology
United States

A number of Life Science disciplines (from molecular biology to cell physiology) studied in experimental space conditions.

Top 10 Things Launched Into Space in 2008
United States

Wired story about 2008 space launch cargo, including tardigrades