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astronauts are given training in gravity free chamber before going for a space program. how this gravityfree space is created?
 2 years ago
astronauts are given training in gravity free chamber before going for a space program. how this gravityfree space is created?

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ghazi
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it's not gravity free space ...basically it uses the principle of free fall ..so by using free fall weightlessness is created that is called as microgravity (NASA) and there they are provided a proper training...

ghazi
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0free fall is maintained for the duration of 5.18 seconds

celos
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0only for 5.18s . do u think it's enough for sucha training?

ghazi
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well just calculate how much distance will they travel in 5.18 seconds , it comes out to be 2315.6 meters or 7409 feet which is more than enough ..and may be they have some other strategies but for sure there is nothing like gravity free space on earth..

celos
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i know that there is no such antigravity things. they need to counter the effect of gravity in any way. I just want to know their strategy for this.

BTaylor
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0At Disney World, they have some sort of spinning machine (don't know how it works) that makes you feel weightless. Trippy + cool.

Shane_B
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0This explains microgravity pretty well: http://www.nasa.gov/centers/glenn/shuttlestation/station/microgex.html If you're really ambitious check this out: http://microgravityuniversity.jsc.nasa.gov/

Dennylama
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/shuttle/support/training/isstraining/eva.html
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