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Illustration of experiencing the principle of dry immersion enabling the study of weightlessness pathologies. The subject is placed in a tank of water, wrapped in a tarpaulin simulating the effects of weightlessness on the sensorimotor and cardiovascular systems. Under the effect of microgravity, the spinal column lengthens and some pathologies appear: -cardiovascular problems -bone loss -muscle tone loss.
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