Chinese volunteers spent 370 days in mock lab of lunar base

Chinese volunteers have completed a year-long program living in a lab that simulated space travel, similar to a psychosocial isolation experiment conducted in Moscow that simulated a trip to Mars, known as Mars-500. Eight volunteers spent a total of 370 days in a mock-up of a spacecraft at Beijing’s Beihang University, China’s bastion of aerospace and space technology research and development. As the […]