Scientist predicted the imminent destruction launched to Mars with Tesla
MOSCOW, 8 Feb — RIA Novosti. The Tesla Roadster, launched on Tuesday in the space company SpaceX, even if you are able to avoid collision with large space objects, will be destroyed by the radiation.
This was stated by American chemist William Carroll of Indiana University in the USA, his words are quoted by LiveScience.
The scientist recalled that the surface of our planet, in contrast to outer space, protected from cosmic radiation and the sun’s magnetic field and atmosphere.
“In space, all organic compounds will be subjected to the damaging effects of different types of radiation,” says the chemist.
Carroll notes that are sent to Mars with Tesla to organic is the frame made of carbon fiber and plastic parts. According to the scientist, cosmic radiation will lead to the fact that the car starts to fall apart.
“In such conditions, I would not take these items and years,” believes Carroll.
New most powerful rocket, the Falcon Heavy of SpaceX on Tuesday successfully carried out its first test flight, during which the space was launched sports car the owner of SpaceX Elon musk. As planned, the electric car will be move to Mars in a heliocentric orbit.