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On the Cosmic Ray Sources

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The cosmic ray energy spectrum is calculated assuming that cosmic rays are generated by astrophysical objects provided by magnetospheres with a dipole magnetic field. With simple geometric considerations, the energy spectrum E-2.5 is obtained, independently on the particle species.

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Pizzella, G. (2014) On the Cosmic Ray Sources. Journal of Modern Physics, 5, 244-247. doi: 10.4236/jmp.2014.55034.

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