Cerebrum Spring 2021

What can spaceflight teach us about the brain? Our author, Mark Shelhamer, former chief scientist for

the NASA Human Research Program and a professor at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, lays out how spaceflight relates to brain function, cognitive performance, and mental abilities. SPACE the ea- rs By Mark Shelhamer, Sc.D. • Illustration by Zoë Van Dijk



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