Why is it advantageous for astronauts to live on a space station rather than a space shuttle?
it is advantageous for astronauts to live on a space station rather a space shuttle because a space station allow astronauts to stay and work extended time . A space shuttle is a space craft to transport astronauts , satellites, and other materials to and from space. ...
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What happens to the muscle of astronauts who are in space for an extended time period?
Astronauts' muscles atrophy in space due to the decreased work they do without Earth's gravity....
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What do astronauts do in the their spare time in space?
Astronauts like to bring their hobbies from home and do them in space to see how different it is. They also read, watch movies, play games. ...
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What are NASA astronauts mostly carried by in space?
The last time a human has landed on the moon was in 1971. Since no NASA astronauts have landed on anything from that day on, astronauts are mostly carried by a space craft throughout their journey. ...
Asked in The Moon
What are astronauts doing on the moon now?
There are no astronauts on the moon now. The last time astronauts were on the moon was in 1972. There are lots of astronauts in space. Most of them are on the International Space Station, which is orbiting the Earth. They are doing lots of scientific jobs there, and they are continuing the construction of the space station. There are usually 6 people on it at any one time. The Space Shuttle usually brings people to and from the International Space Station....