When, oh when will this standard trope about the side effects of microgravity leave the debate about sending people to Mars?! We can always simulate whatever g-load we want by tethering the spacecraft to a counterweight (and spinning it around said counterweight). It's a non-problem - it would be much more important to make sure the crew has adequate radiation shielding.
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In Print This Week:
Aug 25, 2016
vol XXVII issue 34
Prepare for Impact
The North Coast Journal Weekly
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