Home » News & Blogs » Long space flights can increase the volume of astronauts’ brains
Bookmark and Share
New Scientist

Long space flights can increase the volume of astronauts’ brains

14 Apr 2020, 15:00 UTC
Long space flights can increase the volume of astronauts’ brains NASA

Astronauts’ brains increase in volume after long space flights, causing pressure to build up inside their heads. This may explain why some astronauts experience worsened vision after prolonged periods in space.

 

Latest Vodcast

Latest Podcast

Advertise PTTU

NASA Picture of the Day

Astronomy Picture of the Day

astronomy_pod