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NASA reveals astronauts are 'sleep-deprived' in space!

A new NASA research reveals that astronauts are 'sleep-deprived' in space.


NASA reveals astronauts are 'sleep-deprived' in space!
Pic Courtesy: NASA Twitter handle

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: I'm sure you must have wondered if astronauts sleep in space. A new NASA research reveals sleep times of astronauts is compromised and may lead to disruption of circadian rhythms.

At NASA’s Ames Research Center in California's Silicon Valley, researcher Erin Flynn-Evans is focusing on the major reasons that lead to disruption of circadian rhythms. The reasons include noise and uncomfortable temperatures.

 

Flynn-Evans, a researcher at the Fatigue Countermeasures Laboratory at Ames was quoted as saying: “Imagine flying across the country and getting jet-lagged,” said. “It’s very similar to what astronauts deal with on the International Space Station, only the stakes are higher.”

NASA on its official Twitter handle tweeted:

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