Welcome to SIRIUS, an Earth-based simulation of life in space. Through SIRIUS, NASA ran studies that probe how multicultural crews within Moscow’s NEK facility withstand and adapt to long-term isolation and confinement. SIRIUS missions last up to eight month. NASA is no longer participating in future SIRIUS missions.
Isolation and Confinement
Up to Eight Months
SIRIUS Crew ‘Returns’ From Moon Nearly 50 Years After Apollo 11
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