The Barany Chair
The Barany Chair experiment illustrates the ability of the inner ear’s vestibular apparatus to detect changes in rotational motion.
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Astronauts on space missions must cope with, and adjust for the impact of microgravity on their senses. Gregory Vogt, EdD, demonstrates how to use the Barany Chair, a tool that illustrates some of these sensory challenges.