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# 9
01-10-2014, 04:57 PM
Originally Posted by lonnehart View Post
Maybe they can modify it for spacewalks too? I remember reading somewhere that the human body won't actually explode when exposed to space, but the tissues would end up swelling. I could be terribly wrong though...
It's true, explosive decompression is a myth. Your blood simply boils away and your lungs decompress. Your eyes also freeze over if they're not closed.