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2010-02-11 09:59:00

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory, or SDO, lifted off Thursday from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station's Launch Complex 41 on a first-of-a-kind mission to reveal the sun's inner workings in unprecedented detail.

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2010-02-11 10:25:00

NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory, or SDO, lifted off Thursday from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station's Launch Complex 41 on a first-of-a-kind mission to reveal the sun's inner workings in unprecedented detail.

2009-06-25 07:30:03

NASA has selected four organizations to share approximately $18 million over five years for education and public outreach activities to help inspire the next generation of science leaders and explorers.

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2009-06-20 13:12:42

NASA has selected two science proposals to be developed into full missions as part of the agency's Small Explorer, or SMEX, Program.

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2009-03-20 15:30:33

NASA and the European Space Agency have selected 10 proposals for science instruments to fly aboard a spacecraft that will study the sun from a unique vantage point in space.

2009-03-20 09:00:00

WASHINGTON, March 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA and the European Space Agency have selected 10 proposals for science instruments to fly aboard a spacecraft that will study the sun from a unique vantage point in space. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO ) The European-led mission, called the Solar Orbiter, will be positioned about one-fourth the distance Earth is from the sun.

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2009-03-20 08:00:00

NASA scientists will reveal new information and images about our sun and its influence on Earth and the solar system for Sun-Earth Day, recognized each year in conjunction with the spring equinox.

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2009-01-05 16:10:26

A NASA-funded study describes how extreme solar eruptions could have severe consequences for communications, power grids and other technology on Earth.


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