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Gamma-ray shielding against bursters
(11-12-2016, 10:50 PM)selden Wrote: Don't forget that magnetic fields don't provide any protection against photons, i.e. no protection against gamma rays. Most of the articles I've seen discuss the damage done by gamma rays. e.g.

Yep. They blitz the ozone layer and may deliver some dangerous rads at ground level. But they're not going to punch through 3km of rock.
Mike Miller, Materials Engineer

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RE: Gamm-ray shielding against bursters - by Rynn - 11-11-2016, 06:20 AM
RE: Gamma-ray shielding against bursters - by Cray - 11-13-2016, 05:16 AM

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