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Space brain on Mars

Earth and Mars

Earth and Mars

may very well occur when astronauts are travelling to the Red Planet. It is a cognitive effect from being exposed to cosmic rays. According to a study, in rodents, this cognitive impairment might impact an astronaut’s ability to multitask, make quick decisions, and to respond to unanticipated events. For the first explorers, going to this distant planet, this could be very worrying. Imagine an astronaut, already in a stressful situation when space brain sneaks in the back door.

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