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P2_6 Solar Superman

@article{Kent2015P2\_6SS,
  title={P2\_6 Solar Superman},
  author={Sam Kent and Oliver Brennan and Arran Stirton and Elen Golightly},
  journal={Physics Special Topics},
  year={2015},
  volume={14}
}
We calculated how long superman would have to absorb sunlight before having enough energy to stop a moving train. Assuming perfect efficiency for absorption of earths solar irradiance, the value obtained was 5.77 x 10^6s, or 1.83 years.