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Why Getting Sick in Space Is the Worst

We’ve talked about some of the ways microgravity can negatively affect humans, but for bacteria, being in space might be quite beneficial!

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Sources:
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/in-space-infectious-diseases-reveal-their-true-nature-19761956/
http://science.time.com/2012/10/22/dont-sneeze-in-space-when-astronauts-get-sick/
http://www.airspacemag.com/space/sick-in-space-56746153/
https://www.nasa.gov/hrp/bodyinspace
https://news.northwestern.edu/stories/2017/february/change-in-astronauts-gut-bacteria-attributed-to-spaceflight/
https://www.nasa.gov/centers/ames/news/2013/bacteria-sent-into-space.html
https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2015/11/why-bacteria-are-thriving-in-the-international-space-station/
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4524529/

Images:
https://www.nasa.gov/content/nasa-astronauts-invite-national-geographic-aboard-space-station-for-live-event
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https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Staphylococcus_aureus_biofilm_01.jpg
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