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Packing for Mars Book the curious science of life in the void / Mary Roach.

By: Roach, Mary.
Contributor(s): Burr, Sandra [nrt].
Material type: materialTypeLabelSoundSeries: Brilliance Audio on compact disc: Publisher: Grand Haven, Mich. : Brilliance Audio, p2010Description: 1 book.ISBN: 9781441876621; 1441876626.Other title: Curious science of life in the void.Subject(s): Space biology -- Popular worksGenre/Form: Audiobooks.
Production Credits: Director, Mikael Naramore.
Read by Sandra Burr.Summary: Space is a world devoid of the things we need to live and thrive: air, gravity, hot showers, fresh produce, privacy, beer. Space exploration is in some ways an exploration of what it means to be human. How much can a person give up? As Mary Roach discovers, it's possible to preview space without ever leaving Earth. From the Space Shuttle training toilet to a crash test of NASA's new space capsule, (cadaver filling in for astronaut), Roach takes us on a surreally entertaining trip into the science of life in space and space on Earth.
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Unabridged.

In container (18 cm.).

Compact discs.

Director, Mikael Naramore.

Read by Sandra Burr.

Space is a world devoid of the things we need to live and thrive: air, gravity, hot showers, fresh produce, privacy, beer. Space exploration is in some ways an exploration of what it means to be human. How much can a person give up? As Mary Roach discovers, it's possible to preview space without ever leaving Earth. From the Space Shuttle training toilet to a crash test of NASA's new space capsule, (cadaver filling in for astronaut), Roach takes us on a surreally entertaining trip into the science of life in space and space on Earth.

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