Magellan collections of large cosmic dust particles
A new balloon collection technique, Magellan, for obtainigg large cosmic dust particles >, 50 μ is described. The technique utilized a 40 m2 aperture funnel suspended 300 m below a balloon at an altitude of 25 km. First results indicate that the collected particles are diverse both chemically and physically.
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