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    Life support & biosphere…
    1994

Man as a component of a closed ecological life support system

@article{Gitelson1994ManAA,
  title={Man as a component of a closed ecological life support system},
  author={Josef I. Gitelson and Okladnikov YuN},
  journal={Life support & biosphere science : international journal of earth space},
  year={1994},
  volume={1 2},
  pages={
          73-81
        }
}
Material support of all manned space flights so far has been provided from a prestored stock of substances or replenished from the Earth's biosphere. Exploration of space will, however, become real only when man is able to break away from Earth completely, when he will be accompanied by a system providing everything necessary to sustain full-valued life for an unlimited time. The only known system to date meeting this requirement is the Earth's biosphere. To break away from his cradle, as K.E… CONTINUE READING

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