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Magnetic Experiments on the Cosmic Rays

Nature volume 128, pages 300301 (22 August 1931) | Download Citation

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BOTHE and Kolhörster1 wore the first to show that the cosmic rays manifest themselves to us as highly penetrating corpuscular rays. Direct experimental data on the nature as well as on the energy of these rays are still lacking; they might be obtained by experiments on the magnetic deflection if a sufficiently large and intense magnetic field could bo reached.

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  1. Physical Institute, University of Florence, Arcetri, Italy, July 10.

    • BRUNO ROSSI

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