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Fastest Coronal Mass Ejection Observed By STEREO
2012-08-14 11:57:42

NASA's STEREO spacecraft has observed the fastest coronal mass ejection (CME) ever seen on the Sun.

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2012-08-06 18:53:28

Scientists are warning that power grids, communications and satellites could be knocked out by a massive solar storm within the next two years.

Great Idea Had by The Sun
2012-07-23 16:10:30

A light bulb-shaped eruption leaps from the Sun and blasts into space in this archival image from the ESA/NASA Solar and Heliospheric Observatory, SOHO.

Coronal Mass Ejection Unlikely To Reach Earth
2012-07-21 04:31:52

A coronal mass ejection associated with a solar flare emitted early Thursday morning is unlikely to reach Earth, but it could affect one of the two STEREO satellites currently orbiting the sun.

Aurora Australis Glowing Over Concordia Station
2012-07-20 15:27:23

A stunning image showing Aurora Australis – the Southern Lights – glowing over Concordia station in the Antarctic, one of the remotest places on Earth, on 18 July 2012

Plasma Waves Move Faster Than Shockwaves
2012-07-20 08:07:31

The Sun and the dynamic space weather system that envelops the Earth are what researchers are trying to get a better understanding of with the help of Heliophysics nuggets.

Solar Storm Expected To Reach Earth Saturday Morning
2012-07-14 04:10:29

A solar storm, scheduled to arrive Saturday morning and last through the end of the day on Sunday, is expected to put on a show for sky-gazers but should otherwise have little to no effect, according to scientists.

Incoming Coronal Mass Ejection Coming On June 16
2012-06-15 13:39:44

The sun is a ferocious, hot mess, and this week it showed off through a coronal mass ejection just how messy it can get. An active region on the sun fired off two M-class flares and two coronal mass ejections (CMEs) this week.

2012-06-14 10:31:05

Engineers and scientists at the Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] Space Systems Advanced Technology Center (ATC) have completed delivery of key hardware subsystems for NASA’s Magnetosphereic Multiscale mission (MMS).


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