Half of the volunteers will be put a machine that spins them around for half an hour, mimicking what an artificial gravity chamber would do.
"The use of artificial gravity might be the best solution for human health protection during human long-duration deep space missions", lead scientist Dr. Edwin Mulder from the DLR Institute of Aerospace Medicine, told The Sun.
"A number of different experiments will be carried out over the course of the study, looking at cardiovascular function, balance and muscle strength, metabolism and cognitive performance among other factors", the European Space Agencysaid.
The 24 men and women will spend their days and nights in beds angled downward by six degrees, propped up with their feet at an incline above their heads, with one shoulder touching the mattress at all times, the report said. Participants are required to speak German and be between 24 and 55 and healthy.
New Yorkers not amused by man who sliced bagels like bread
Councilman Justin Brannan wrote that he believes it constitutes "a Class A felony" in NY - "and if it's not, it should be". How do you eat your bagel? However, there were a number of people defending the alternative way to slice the baked good.
The program suggests that the participants enroll in some online course along with spending their time watching TV and reading books.
The new study called AGBRESA (Artificial Gravity Bed Rest-European Space Agency), will explore the potential benefits of artificial gravity on astronauts who will embark on long-term space missions. The study will run for 89 days at the German Aerospace Center.
According to the New York Post, a group including NASA and other researchers is conducting the study in Germany.
Spotify trials subscription plan for two called Premium Duo
Spotify is known to ask family plan users to confirm their address so it might take a similar approach with the new service. There's also an easy way under this plan to share playlists you create with the partner you share this account with.
Huawei just announced its first pair of smart glasses
It doesn't seem like there is a camera within the glasses, like there is on smart glasses such as the Snapchat Spectacles . Huawei has not shared any information about the purchasing procedure but we can expect these glasses in July of this year.
Manchester United appoint Solksjaer as permanent manager
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's phone must have been buzzing with notifications following his appointment on Thursday morning. The 32 Premier League points accrued under Solskjaer is more than any other club since he replaced Mourinho.
NASA Calls Off First All-Female Spacewalk Over Odd Problem
Last week, McClain tweeted a video of her performing a "loop scrub" on a spacesuit to keep its cooling system running correctly. The next spacewalk is tentatively scheduled for April 8 - although at this time it is also expected to be mix-gendered.
Suns, Jazz got so petty as Devin Booker chased 60-point game
He averaged 28.9 points per game as a senior, gaining popularity and headlines like Trae Young and Ja Morant have in recent years. Rick Barry had seven before turning 23, while LeBron and Kyrie Irving achieved the feat three and two times, respectively.