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Mars Radiation

NASA Mulls Ethics Of Long-Duration Spaceflight

Space.com | Miriam Kramer | Posted 04.10.2014 | Science

NASA should set up a clear set of ethical rules regarding the health of astronauts on long-duration spaceflights — such as a trip to Mars — in th...

Mars Radiation Not A Showstopper, Rover Finds

Space.com | Mike Wall | Posted 01.25.2014 | Science

The risk of radiation exposure is not a show-stopper for a long-term manned mission to Mars, new results from NASA's Curiosity rover suggest. A mis...

HUGE Radiation Threat Seen For Mars-Bound Astronauts

AP | ALICIA CHANG | Posted 06.01.2013 | Science

LOS ANGELES -- Astronauts traveling to and from Mars would be bombarded with as much radiation as they'd get from a full-body CT scan about once a wee...

Mars Radiation Finding May Affect Likelihood Of Manned Missions

Posted 11.16.2012 | Science

By: Mike Wall Published: 11/15/2012 04:55 PM EST on SPACE.com Radiation levels at the Martian surface appear to be roughly similar to those expe...