Everything Worth Knowing About ... Surviving Space

Settle the final frontier.

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Hundreds of humans have orbited Earth since space exploration began more than half a century ago. In that time, astronauts have walked on the moon and even endured more than a year in microgravity. But becoming a multiplanetary species — whether to flee a dying world or just explore the unknown — means learning to live without easy access to Earth’s resources and conditions. The first space settlers will face some challenges as old as life itself, while other problems will rear...
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