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Researchers at space agencies like NASA and ESA want to understand flares because they generate radiation that can be hazardous to unprotected astronauts, like those walking on the surface of the Moon.
Originally posted by silencee
what is interesting here is the end of the sentence: like those walking on the surface of the Moon
Originally posted by realism
Surely if they were "walking" on the moon they would be wearing space suits or something? isn't that "protection"