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How would it prevent a person from aging?
Originally posted by gm0n3y
That's fascinating. But I don't understand how this suspended animation would work? How would it prevent a person from aging?
Oh and Mockan, like we'll ever make it to the 22nd century...Hopefully the future will brighten up though.
Originally posted by dubiousone
During the long period of hibernation with the body at ambient temperature, what happens to the immune system? I assume it shuts (slows) down like the rest of the system. What keeps latent infections from blooming during the six month trip? What happens to muscle mass, tone, cooerdination ...?