Latest Space weather Stories
The sun emitted a mid-level solar flare that peaked at 8:30 pm EDT on Oct. 23, 2013.
Scientists say space weather could be causing some satellite malfunctions due to high-energy electrons.
A beach ball-sized satellite designed to investigate the impact that atmospheric drag can have on satellite orbits is slated to be launched by NASA on Sunday, September 15.
A new study refutes a report last year which claimed the planets have an effect on solar activity.
NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center Visitor Center in Greenbelt, Md. will host this month's Sunday Experiment on Sunday, Sept. 15 from 1 to 3 p.m. EDT.
On August 21, 2013 at 1:24 am EDT, the sun erupted with an Earth-directed coronal mass ejection, or CME, a solar phenomenon that can send billions of tons of particles into space and reach Earth one to three days later.
On August 20, 2013 at 4:24 am EDT, the sun erupted with an Earth-directed coronal mass ejection or CME, a solar phenomenon which can send billions of tons of particles into space that can reach Earth one to three days later.
Solar experts are anticipating a major event to happen within the next three or four months - the sun is going to flip.
- To swell, as grain or wood with water.