Andy Brett

240 days ago

How do you test someone’s suitability for interplanetary travel and habitation? The Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency, Roach reported, requires astronaut candidates to perform an origami test — they must make 1,000 tiny paper cranes to pass.

Wanted: Mars Explorers. Must Be Able To Tolerate Boredom And Play Nice With Others.

fivethirtyeight.com

In December, NASA put out a call for adventurers interested in interplanetary exploration.