Wednesday, January 11, 2006
Home Grown Radiation Protection On Mars?
Now the author of the space-oriented website Beyond Earth has suggested the same thing based on the new evidence that the magnetic fields we wrote about last year are strong enough to cause auroras on Mars. (Here.) Beyond Earth's post includes detailed information on the radiation environment found on Mars and methods for mitigating the danger.
Now if only we could get somebody to speed up the timeline for human exploration of the Red Planet.
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