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Gamma-ray shielding against bursters
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(11-17-2016, 12:22 PM)Drashner1 Wrote: As far as dealing with a GRB actually hitting a planet (since in Y11k, there are many more planets than just Earth to deal with), OA tech could effectively undo or prevent the negative effects quite rapidly, essentially healing the entire biosphere in a matter of decades (or faster if transapients were involved).

Sure. Weather machines would be able to substitute for an ozone layer very quickly. I'm not sure of the level of effort required to fix a mildly irradiated ecosystem.
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 - 11-17-2016, 09:39 PM

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