Biocomplex

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Biocomplex

 

lower and higher plants, animals, and microorganisms artificially selected to inhabit a spaceship for the purpose of reliable and stable operation of the life-support system. Man himself is also a participant in the biocomplex. The following must be provided for in the formation of a biocomplex: the biological compatibility of the living beings that enter into it, satisfaction of the needs of man and others as regards food and water and the creation of an atmosphere of acceptable composition; compatible metabolism; satisfaction of the requirements of individual participants in the biocomplex concerning habitat and also technical means of ensuring normal life processes; and stable and reliable functioning under any possible changes in external environmental factors during the space flight.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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