News tagged with cosmic ray particles

Cosmic Rays Hit Space Age High

( -- Planning a trip to Mars? Take plenty of shielding. According to sensors on NASA's ACE (Advanced Composition Explorer) spacecraft, galactic cosmic rays have just hit a Space Age high.

dateSep 29, 2009 in Astronomy
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IceCube spies unexplained pattern of cosmic rays

( -- Though still under construction, the IceCube Neutrino Observatory at the South Pole is already delivering scientific results - including an early finding about a phenomenon the telescope was not even designed ...

dateJul 27, 2010 in Astronomy
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