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The Challenge Project: an introduction to this exiting project, which, in anticipation of the return of John Glenn to space in October, focuses on maintaining physical health and learning throughout the aging process. Elements included are:

The deployment of the Scott Carpenter Space Analog Station (SCSAS)
- September 23 - 30, l998
An intergenerational crew, assembled from a broad spectrum of careers, each of whom personifies the Challenge Project themes has been invited to interact with you from the SCSAS.

John Glenn returns to space after 36 years providing a unique opportunity to study aging in the context of space.

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