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View Full Version : NASA’s Particle-Hunting ISS-CREAM Will Be Anything But Vanilla



Fraser
2013-May-30, 04:00 PM
Balloon-based research on cosmic particles that began over a century ago will get a big boost next year — all the way up to low-Earth orbit, when NASA’s*Cosmic Ray Energetics and Mass (CREAM) will be sent to the Space Station thus becoming (are you ready for this?) ISS-CREAM, specifically designed to detect super-high-energy cosmic rays [...]

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