A crew of NASA and ESA astronauts and researchers has arrived at underwater laboratory, Aquarius. They will be using the underwater conditions to simulate a crewed trip to Mars.
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Last month, we took a look at the headquarters of the most beautiful science laboratories and research institutes in the world. Now it's time to go inside. As it turns out, scientists and their machines, labs and tools are even more amazing then the buildings they work in.
You probably think of aluminium as a solid metal, the kind of thing that could protect you from explosions. That's not always the case — as the magnificent mad scientists at Periodic Videos are here to show us with supernova-style flame balls made from powdered aluminium.
If you don't work inside one, you might expect laboratory work to be humdrum. But throughout history, some spectacular scenes have occurred in labs across the world. LIFE brings us a gallery of these moments - from the impressive to the strange.