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Encyclopedia > Jane Poynter

Jane Poynteris an author, businesswoman and environmentalist. Jane was one of the original crewmembers of Biosphere 2. Along with eight other individuals, Jane was confined to the sealed environment for two years. Her preparation for life inside Biosphere 2 involved training to survive in the Australian Outback and onboard a concrete research boat in the Indian Ocean and Red Sea. She was a member of Biosphere from inception and eventually managed the farm where the Biosphere 2 crew grew its food. Biosphere 2 is a manmade closed ecological system in Oracle, Arizona built by John Polk Allen, Space Biosphere Ventures and others. ... Biosphere 2 is a manmade closed ecological system in Oracle, Arizona built by John Polk Allen, Space Biosphere Ventures and others. ... For the restaurant chain, see Outback Steakhouse; for the station wagon, see Subaru Outback. ... Location of the Red Sea Image:Red Seaimage. ... Biosphere 2 is a manmade closed ecological system in Oracle, Arizona built by John Polk Allen, Space Biosphere Ventures and others. ...


Jane is President of Paragon Space Development Corporation, an aerospace firm that she co-founded with several engineers and fellow biospherian, Taber MacCallum, while inside Biosphere 2. Since leaving the project, she has had experiments flown on the International Space Station, the Russian Mir Space Station, and the U.S. Space Shuttle. Currently, she and Paragon are developing life support systems for astronauts and Navy deep-sea divers. Jane also recently started Yogi and Company, a multi-media think tank. She has written numerous published articles as well as a book, The Human Experiment: Two Years and Twenty Minutes Inside Biosphere 2. Biosphere 2 is a manmade closed ecological system in Oracle, Arizona built by John Polk Allen, Space Biosphere Ventures and others. ... International Space Station insignia ISS Statistics Crew: 3 As of July 6, 2006 Perigee: 352. ... This article is about Mir, the Soviet space station. ...


Jane Poynter currently resides in Tucson, Arizona with her husband, fellow biospherian and business partner, Taber MacCallum. Jane and Taber married a year after exiting Biosphere 2.


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International Leadership Forum Jane Poynter Biography


www.amazon.com Jane Poynter Profile


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