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New report presents research program for solar and space physics over the next decade.
NASA's Kepler mission has been named the winner of the 2012 Aviation Week Laureate Award in the Space category, announced last night at the 55th annual black-tie awards dinner in Washington.
According to a new study, a drop in the sun's radiation can trigger unusually cold winters in parts of North America and Europe, a finding that could improve long-range forecasts and help countries prepare for blizzards.
Scientists from all over the world will be gathering in the Indian Ocean starting next month to study the Madden-Julian Oscillation.
One hundred and fifty two years ago, a man in England named Richard Carrington discovered solar flares.
NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory, or SDO, has provided scientists new information about solar flares indicating an increase in strength and longevity that is more than previously thought.
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