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Curiosity Data Shows Mars Surface Cosmic Ray Radiation Dose Acceptable for Human Explorers - The Mars Society

It is therefore now confirmed that hypothetical radical new propulsion systems enabling much faster transit times to Mars and/or the ability to leave the Red Planet regardless of launch windows will not be needed to enable human Mars exploration.  With its first important results, Curiosity has slain the mythical radiation dragon previously barring the way to Mars.”

Beam me up.

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