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Nano material could protect astronauts from harmful radiation

Nano material could protect astronauts from harmful radiation
Scientists at The Australian National University (ANU) have designed a new nano material that can reflect or transmit light on demand with temperature control, opening the door to technology that protects astronauts in space from harmful radiation. Lead researcher Dr Mohsen Rahmani from ANU said the material was so thin that hundreds of layers could fit on the tip of a needle and could be applied to any surface, including spacesuits.
4th July 2017


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DSEI 2017
12th September 2017
United Kingdom ExCeL, London