Some study participants will be spun in a short-arm human centrifuge that generates artificial gravity.
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NASA wants Earth-bound volunteers to test how artificial gravity might help keep astronauts healthy in space.
NASA and the European Space Agency will pay you $19,000 to lie in bed for two months. Two months! That’s a lot of Netflix.
The prolonged bed rest is part of a study that launched this week into the effects of weightlessness on the human body. Phase 2 will be conducted by the German Aerospace Center (DLR) from September through December in Cologne, Germany.