Can Solar Flares Hurt Astronauts? - Universe Today
[/caption] Solar flares, coronal mass ejections, high-energy photons, cosmic rays… space is full of various forms of radiation that a human wouldn’t want to be exposed to for very long. Energized particles traveling into and through the body can cause a host of nasty health problems, from low blood count to radiation sickness to cataracts … Continue reading "Can Solar Flares Hurt Astronauts?"