• News HeadlinesWhat is microgravity

    What is microgravity

    (ORDO NEWS) — Microgravity is a state in which people or objects appear to be weightless. The effects of microgravity can be seen when astronauts and objects on the ISS float through space. Microgravity can be experienced in other ways as well. “Micro” means “very small”, so microgravity refers to the state where gravity appears…

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  • News HeadlinesNematode research could help fight the effects of microgravity

    Nematode research could help fight the effects of microgravity

    (ORDO NEWS) — Scientists have conducted comprehensive studies of nematode roundworms. This allowed them to better understand the impact of microgravity in space on the impairment of the body’s locomotor functions. People are increasingly flying into space – where there is no gravity. More specifically, astronauts are exposed to microgravity. Short-term missions are not terrible,…

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