6 men endure Mars flight simulation experiment

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Sun, Jul 19th, 2009 14:38 by capnasty NEWS

Russian engineers broke a red wax seal and six men emerged from a metal hatch after 105 days of isolation in a mock spacecraft, still smiling after testing the stresses that space travellers may face on the journey to Mars.

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