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Solar Corona Preview of Today's Total Eclipse --"What the Sun's Aura of Plasma Will Look Like as It Extends Millions ... - The Daily Galaxy (blog)

Mon, 2017-08-21 14:12

The Daily Galaxy (blog)

Solar Corona Preview of Today's Total Eclipse --"What the Sun's Aura of Plasma Will Look Like as It Extends Millions ...
The Daily Galaxy (blog)
Beyond their rarity and otherworldly nature, solar eclipses help astronomers better understand the Sun - its structure, inner workings and the space weather it generates. They also provide an opportunity for researchers who study solar science to ...
Spoiler alert: Computer simulations provide preview of next week's ...EurekAlert (press release)
2-petal solar eclipse forecastThe Telegraph
Spoiler alert: Computer simulations provide preview of upcoming ...Gears Of Biz
Gephardt Daily
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Scientists use supercomputers to visualise the total solar eclipse - The Indian Express

Mon, 2017-08-21 10:48

Space.com

Scientists use supercomputers to visualise the total solar eclipse
The Indian Express
Doing so improves the accuracy of predicting space weather, which could have important practical ramifications. Predicting the arrival of such a solar storm in advance would allow officials to take the most critical electronic infrastructure offline ...
Researchers Also Worry About Bad Weather Ruining the Solar EclipseSpace.com
Solar eclipse: Weather balloons to capture excitement from 100000 feetUSA TODAY
Total Solar Eclipse 2017: What Scientists Can Learn From The Spectacular BlackoutNewsweek
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Here's a Final Weather Update for Solar Eclipse Day (Aug. 21, 2017) - Space.com

Sun, 2017-08-20 22:56

Space.com

Here's a Final Weather Update for Solar Eclipse Day (Aug. 21, 2017)
Space.com
Look for up-to-date weather forecasts for your area on the National Weather Service website. You can watch a live broadcast of the eclipse on Space.com's homepage, courtesy of NASA, starting at 12 p.m. EDT tomorrow (Aug. 21). You can also get live ...
Central Coast forecast: Will clouds dim solar eclipse?KSBW The Central Coast
The 2017 Total Solar Eclipse: Everything You Need to KnowTIME

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Great American solar eclipse: Studying the Sun's corona - The Hindu

Sun, 2017-08-20 18:02

KVOA Tucson News

Great American solar eclipse: Studying the Sun's corona
The Hindu
Since this eclipse has the special feature of lasting for so long over the mainland, scientists across the world are trying to use it to verify their theories on the Sun. This can help them model “space weather” and predict solar storms that can affect ...
Eclipse unites scientists, citizen-scientists to study Earth and sunDaily Press
Solar Eclipse 2017: These Scientists Are So Psyched That They Won't Get To See The EclipseForbes
1 Day Until the Solar Eclipse! NASA Scientist Explains What Makes Eclipses SpectacularSpace.com
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More Than Spectacle: Eclipses Create Science And So Can You - News On 6

Sun, 2017-08-20 14:05

Space.com

More Than Spectacle: Eclipses Create Science And So Can You
News On 6
Scientists will focus on the sun, but they will also examine what happens to Earth's weather, to space weather, and to animals and plants on Earth as the moon totally blocks out the sun. The moon's shadow will sweep along a narrow path, from Oregon to ...
Here's a Weather Update for Solar Eclipse Day (Aug. 21, 2017)Space.com
Total Solar Eclipse 2017: What Scientists Can Learn From The Spectacular BlackoutNewsweek
Here's what a solar eclipse looks like from SPACE: Stunning footage shot from a weather satellite shows the moon's ...Daily Mail
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Eclipse unites scientists, citizen-scientists to study Earth and sun - Daily Press

Sun, 2017-08-20 01:36

Space.com

Eclipse unites scientists, citizen-scientists to study Earth and sun
Daily Press
Scientists have been yearning for years to see what they can learn from Monday's solar eclipse as they use it to gather new data on space weather, the sun's corona, Earth's ozone and even the plants and animals around us. But, this time out, they're ...
Researchers Also Worry About Bad Weather Ruining the Solar EclipseSpace.com
Total Solar Eclipse 2017: What Scientists Can Learn From The Spectacular BlackoutNewsweek
Eclipses create science and so can youPorterville Recorder
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Drones to Fly Into Eclipse Totality Path to Study Weather - The Weather Channel

Sat, 2017-08-19 15:05

Drones to Fly Into Eclipse Totality Path to Study Weather
The Weather Channel
The project's overall mission is to learn how to use drones, which are able to collect data in lower altitudes and near structure where manned aircraft and air balloons cannot venture, to better study the weather. “There's an impact during what we call ...

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How the upcoming solar eclipse could warp space weather - SYFY WIRE (blog)

Sat, 2017-08-19 04:07

SYFY WIRE (blog)

How the upcoming solar eclipse could warp space weather
SYFY WIRE (blog)
If you haven't seen eclipse updates everywhere you click by now, you're probably living in the dark—but besides briefly blacking out anything in the path of totality and being the photo op of a lifetime, it's also going to have some effect on space ...

NASA protects its super heroes from space weather - Space Daily

Fri, 2017-08-18 19:33

NASA protects its super heroes from space weather
Space Daily
It's not a bird or a plane but it might be a solar storm. We like to think of astronauts as our super heroes, but the reality is astronauts are not built like Superman who gains strength from the sun. In fact, much of the energy radiating from the sun ...

NASA protects its super heroes from space weather - Space Ref (press release)

Fri, 2017-08-18 17:52

NASA protects its super heroes from space weather
Space Ref (press release)
It's not a bird or a plane but it might be a solar storm. We like to think of astronauts as our super heroes, but the reality is astronauts are not built like Superman who gains strength from the sun. In fact, much of the energy radiating from the sun ...

Spoiler alert: Computer simulations provide preview of upcoming eclipse - Phys.Org

Fri, 2017-08-18 16:10

Phys.Org

Spoiler alert: Computer simulations provide preview of upcoming eclipse
Phys.Org
Beyond their rarity, solar eclipses help astronomers better understand the sun's structure, inner workings and the space weather it generates. The researchers completed a series of highly detailed solar simulations timed to the moment of the eclipse ...
Spoiler alert: Computer simulations provide preview of next week's eclipseEurekAlert (press release)
New simulation offers sneak preview of solar eclipseUPI.com
Why Plasma Is the Crown of the Solar EclipseLive Science

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What scientists hope to learn from the eclipse - fox6now.com

Fri, 2017-08-18 13:07

Space.com

What scientists hope to learn from the eclipse
fox6now.com
This is the region that sets the boundary conditions for how the corona is heated, how is the solar wind accelerated — conditions we call space weather. We are continuously still learning about this environment.” Observations of this eclipse could ...
Total Solar Eclipse Shines Light On ScienceKNAU Arizona Public Radio
Researchers Also Worry About Bad Weather Ruining the Solar EclipseSpace.com
Total Solar Eclipse 2017: What Scientists Can Learn From The Spectacular BlackoutNewsweek
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Weather looking good for Atlas V launch attempt this morning - Orlando Sentinel

Fri, 2017-08-18 11:35

Orlando Sentinel

Weather looking good for Atlas V launch attempt this morning
Orlando Sentinel
An Atlas V 401 rocket will launch the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite-M (TDRS-M) into a geosynchronous transfer orbit. Liftoff will occur from Space Launch Complex-41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. Marco SantanaContact ReporterOrlando ...
TDRS-M Prelaunch Programs Today; Weather 80 Percent 'Go' for Friday LaunchSpace Ref (press release)

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What scientists hope to learn from the eclipse - FOX43.com

Fri, 2017-08-18 09:08

Space.com

What scientists hope to learn from the eclipse
FOX43.com
This is the region that sets the boundary conditions for how the corona is heated, how is the solar wind accelerated — conditions we call space weather. We are continuously still learning about this environment.” Observations of this eclipse could ...
Researchers Also Worry About Bad Weather Ruining the Solar EclipseSpace.com
Total Solar Eclipse 2017: What Scientists Can Learn From The Spectacular BlackoutNewsweek
Why Plasma Is the Crown of the Solar EclipseLive Science
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ISS Astronauts Will See Monday's Solar Eclipse Three Times - The Weather Channel

Fri, 2017-08-18 01:56

The Weather Channel

ISS Astronauts Will See Monday's Solar Eclipse Three Times
The Weather Channel
Astronauts aboard the International Space Station will get three chances to view Monday's total solar eclipse. They'll also get to watch the shadow race across the Earth's surface. Astronauts have been viewing eclipses from Earth's orbit for more than ...
Station crew captures Dragon supply ship, gets early start on unpackingSpaceflight Now

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Scientists Crack Space Weather Mystery: Clouds On Brown Dwarfs - International Business Times

Thu, 2017-08-17 22:58

International Business Times

Scientists Crack Space Weather Mystery: Clouds On Brown Dwarfs
International Business Times
Brown dwarfs might have stripes of clouds moving at different speeds and directions in their atmospheres, according to a new model that tries to explain the weather on these mysterious bodies that are bigger than planets but smaller than stars. NASA's ...
Scientists improve brown dwarf weather forecastsAstronomy Now Online

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Hardin County Schools closing Monday due to space weather - Intelligent Aerospace

Thu, 2017-08-17 22:41

Space.com

Hardin County Schools closing Monday due to space weather
Intelligent Aerospace
17- Hardin County Schools will be closed Monday due to inclement space weather. Director of Schools Michael Davis announced classes will be canceled because of liability concerns. Some of the protective solar glasses the school system ordered for ...
Researchers Also Worry About Bad Weather Ruining the Solar EclipseSpace.com
More than spectacle: Eclipses create science and so can youwreg.com
National Weather Service shares what an eclipse will look like from spaceKPNX 12 News TV
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