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Sun Unleashes Two Coronal Mass Ejections On January 23
2013-01-25 05:43:18

The sun showed off its strength on Wednesday with two coronal mass ejections, observed by both NASA and the European Space Agency instruments.

New Sunspots Producing Space Weather
2013-01-15 05:07:09

On Jan. 13, 2013, at 2:24 a.m. EST, the sun erupted with an Earth-directed coronal mass ejection or CME. Not to be confused with a solar flare, a CME is a solar phenomenon that can send solar particles into space and reach Earth one to three days later.

Solar Maximum Is Coming
2012-12-18 19:23:59

The sun is revving up and preparing for a new cycle next year, reaching solar maximum during the summer and fall months of 2013.

Approaching 17 Years Of Observations For ESA/NASA’s SOHO Spacecraft
2012-12-05 15:33:27

When the Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO) launched on Dec. 2, 1995, it provided some of the first high-resolution observations of the sun unobscured by Earth's own atmosphere.

Coronal Mass Ejection Spotted By STEREO
2012-11-21 04:00:32

On Nov. 20, 2012, at 7:09 a.m. EST, the sun erupted with a coronal mass ejection or CME. Not to be confused with a solar flare, a CME is a solar phenomenon that can send solar particles into space and can reach Earth one to three days later.

Solar Flare Heads Towards Earth
2012-11-13 15:54:05

NASA said that the sun emitted a mid-level solar flare on Tuesday that has the potential of causing some radio blackouts. The solar flare reached a classification of M6, which falls into the weakest flares that are still able to cause some space weather effects near Earth.

2012-11-08 08:08:49

Media representatives are invited to attend a ceremony to announce the renaming of NASA's Radiation Belt Storm Probes (RBSP).

Solar Spacecraft Celebrate Six Years In Service
2012-10-29 03:50:29

On Thursday, October 25, NASA's twin Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatory (STEREO) program celebrated its sixth anniversary orbiting the sun, the US space agency announced on Friday.

NASA Observatory Captures Another X-Class Solar Flare
2012-10-23 15:32:34

NASA said its Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) captured the sun erupting with an X1.8 class solar flare on Monday.

Solar Plasma Wave Unleashed
2012-10-21 08:45:32

A giant super-hot wave of solar plasma larger than the planet Earth erupted from the Sun at 4:15 a.m. EDT and was caught in amazing high-definition detail by a NASA spacecraft.


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