Accession Number:

AD0823996

Title:

THE BIOLOGICAL PROBLEMS OF SPACE TRAVEL (AZ URHAJOZAS ELETTANI PROBLEMAI).

Descriptive Note:

Edited translation,

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-08-25

Pagination or Media Count:

48.0

Abstract:

A general review is given of some biological aspects involved in space travel. The following subjects are covered artificial atmosphere in the space-craft temperature tolerance of the human body effects of extra-terrestrial conditions on human vision radiations in space and their effects on the human body effects of solar flares on the human body causes, probabilities, and consequences of impact by small and large meteorites effects of extended periods of alertness effects of vibration on the human body effects of acceleration and deceleration on the human body simulation of space-flight conditions in terrestrial facilities short-term and long-range effects of weightlessness on the human body urination and defecation under weightless conditions effects of Coriolis forces on the human body regeneration of air in the spacecraft preparation and consumption of food by the astronauts spacesuits telemetry of biological functions and parameters during spaceflight training of astronauts and closed biological-ecological systems for extended space voyages. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Astronautics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE