Life on Mars

17th February 2014

Ever wondered what would happen to your body in Mars? In a recent article for Wired Magazine, Kevin Fong explores the strange, deadly effects a life on Mars would have on the human body:

Deprived of the need to work against the force of gravity, the body becomes deconditioned — taking athletes and turning them into couch potatoes.”

His current book, Extremes: Life, Death and the Limits of the Human Body, is being serialised in the Atlantic and he was interviewed, recently, by NPR.

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