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Why extroverts shouldn’t go to Mars

By NASA/JPL-Caltech [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Why extroverts shouldn't go to Mars

A journey to the Red Planet would be long and stressful, so before anyone heads there, astronomers need to be sure everyone onboard the spaceship gets along. Researchers studying which personalities would perform best in extended and lonely voyages have found that extroverts wouldn’t fit in. Although they’re usually considered fun and lively, in remote and confined environments—like a spacecraft—they may be perceived as attention-demanding and annoying, The Atlantic reports.

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