Cosmic Rays

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Christopher K.
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Cosmic Rays

Post by Christopher K. » September 1st, 2018, 3:27 pm

Cosmic rays are an astounding arrival to Earth of actual manner at close tot he speed of light. Of course, cosmic rays don't target Earth--it's just a precious instance in observational astronomy of being able to investigate directly matter that originated from outside the Solar System...
http://www.daviddarling.info/encycloped ... crays.html

Apparently, the rate of cosmic rays has increased in recent years, as shown by this graph generated by a once-weekly balloon launch performed by Earth to Sky Calculus and Dr. Tony Phillips...
http://www.spaceweather.com/images2018/ ... fornia.png

Christopher K.
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Re: Cosmic Rays

Post by Christopher K. » September 26th, 2018, 11:26 am

Here's an updated chart from Earth to Sky Calculus...
http://www.spaceweather.com/images2018/ ... fornia.png

That group and Tony Phillip's Spaceweather (working together) say they cosmic ray activity has increased over eighteen percent since 2015.

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