Protecting against the dangers of space radiation: Special report

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The world is at an ambitious juncture in the history of human space exploration. International space agencies and a number of private companies are aligned to go back to the Moon and then onwards to Mars. But there are still considerable challenges to confront and we know that many of these relate to human health - the longer the duration of a mission, the more impact on the body’s physiology. So, as we stare further and further into space, we also have to find ways to adequately measure and counteract the potentially dangerous impacts of radiation.


Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-7
Number of pages7
JournalRoom - Space journal of Asgardia
Issue number23
Publication statusPublished - 6 Jul 2020


  • Protection, Space radiation

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