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Submission + - Astronauts Gone Wild

pscottdv writes: An Astronaut is being charged with attempted kidnapping. I was under the impression that Astronauts went through extensive psychological screening to make sure people living together in small steel tubes in outer space don't go nuts.

Does an incident like this warn against possible problems with long-term missions such as manned exploration of Mars?

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