Kanav G.

Regina, Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan Provincial Heritage Fair

Space Radiation

Research performed against various type of radiation in space, origination of radiation from various space objects, its effects on human body and current safe travel options.



What was the most interesting thing you learned about your topic?

Hotter space objects and colder space objects. Both emits various types of radiation. Factors like distance, temperature and earth natural protection layer save human kind from space radiation.

What important lessons have you learned that you want to share with other Canadians?

Immense research required by Canadians to save human kind against space radiation across planetary space travel/interstellar space travel.

How would you compare your life today to the lives of those studied in your project?

Astronauts, cosmonauts currently face space radiation from various space objects at regular intervals. NASA, CSA currently researching on various solutions on how to protect astronauts, cosmonauts with various different types of materials and tracking solar events.