We're Not Meant To Go To Space

Female Commander Shepard standing at Docking Bay 24, gazing lonely and longingly at her starship: the SSV Normandy SR-2.
Docking Bay D24 — Mass Effect 3, BioWare. Screenshot by me.

I recently read about astronauts losing around 54% more red blood cells per second during their six-month missions in space than the average person back on Earth. This article reminded me of other things space does to our bodies and makes me wonder if we ever get into space.

What Happens To Our Bodies In Space

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