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More than spectacle: Eclipses create science and so can you - Newsexaminer

Wed, 2017-08-16 09:03

Los Angeles Times

More than spectacle: Eclipses create science and so can you
Newsexaminer
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 What You Need To Know About The Total Solar EclipseWAMU 88.5
Reputable Vendors of Solar Filters & Viewers | Solar Eclipse Across America - August 21, 2017American Astronomical Society
How to View the 2017 Solar Eclipse SafelyNASA/JPL Edu News

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More than spectacle: Eclipses create science and so can you - ABC27

Wed, 2017-08-16 07:23

ABC27

More than spectacle: Eclipses create science and so can you
ABC27
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 ...

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More than spectacle: Eclipses create science and so can you - Southeast Missourian

Wed, 2017-08-16 06:03

Southeast Missourian

More than spectacle: Eclipses create science and so can you
Southeast Missourian
It's the sun's outer atmosphere where space weather originates, where jutting loops of red glowing plasma lash out and where the magnetic field shows fluctuations. The temperature in the outer atmosphere is more than 1 million degrees hotter than it is ...
How to watch the Great Solar Eclipse from the Central CoastKSBW The Central Coast
Eclipse Glasses Didn't Arrive? Here Are Some Alternate OptionsThe Weather Channel
Studying the Sun's atmosphere with the total solar eclipse of 2017Science Daily
American Astronomical Society -NASA/JPL Edu News
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How to watch the Great Solar Eclipse from the Central Coast - KSBW The Central Coast

Wed, 2017-08-16 02:05

KSBW The Central Coast

How to watch the Great Solar Eclipse from the Central Coast
KSBW The Central Coast
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 ...
Solar science: 3 experiments taking place in Casper during the eclipseCasper Star-Tribune Online
Studying the Sun's atmosphere with the total solar eclipse of 2017Phys.Org
Reputable Vendors of Solar Filters & Viewers | Solar Eclipse Across America - August 21, 2017American Astronomical Society
NASA/JPL Edu News
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More than spectacle: Eclipses create science and so can you - WWSB ABC 7

Wed, 2017-08-16 01:59

WWSB ABC 7

More than spectacle: Eclipses create science and so can you
WWSB ABC 7
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 ...

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NASA tracks a solar storm as it travels through the ENTIRE solar system in lucky coincidence that saw 10 spacecraft ... - Daily Mail

Wed, 2017-08-16 00:06

Daily Mail

NASA tracks a solar storm as it travels through the ENTIRE solar system in lucky coincidence that saw 10 spacecraft ...
Daily Mail
Last year, the government published a report outlining what needs to be done to prepare for 'space weather' including solar flares and coronal mass ejections (CMEs). Solar flares and CMEs both involve gigantic explosions of energy, but while flares can ...
Unintended Experiment Tracks a Solar Eruption to the Outer Reaches of the Solar SystemGizmodo
Tracking a solar eruption through the solar systemPhys.Org
NASA, ESA spacecraft track solar storm through spaceEurekAlert (press release)

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Weather OK for Friday Atlas V rocket launch of NASA communications satellite - Florida Today

Tue, 2017-08-15 20:47

Florida Today

Weather OK for Friday Atlas V rocket launch of NASA communications satellite
Florida Today
Originally slated to launch in early August, the mission was delayed after the $408 million spacecraft suffered antenna damage during a mid-July crane operation at Astrotech Space Operations in Titusville. A NASA official confirmed that the antenna had ...

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Tracking a solar eruption through the solar system -- ScienceDaily - Science Daily

Tue, 2017-08-15 17:48

Tracking a solar eruption through the solar system -- ScienceDaily
Science Daily
Ten spacecraft, from ESA's Venus Express to NASA's Voyager-2, felt the effect of a solar eruption as it washed through the solar system while three other ...

More than spectacle: Eclipses creates science and so can you - Gillette News Record

Tue, 2017-08-15 16:42

Gillette News Record

More than spectacle: Eclipses creates science and so can you
Gillette News Record
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 ...
More than spectacle: Eclipses create science and so can youChattanooga Times Free Press
BALLOON Observations | Total Solar Eclipse 2017NASA Eclipse 2017
The Sun | Total Solar Eclipse 2017 - NASA Eclipse 2017NASA Eclipse 2017
NASA Eclipse 2017
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Scientists Chase Total Darkness Next Monday - Texas Public Radio

Tue, 2017-08-15 16:39

Texas Public Radio

Scientists Chase Total Darkness Next Monday
Texas Public Radio
Being able to better predict space weather caused by solar flares and mass ejections that cause danger to satellites, the power grid, and airplanes is important says Caspi. "Trying to understand the source and evolution of these space weather hazards ...

More than spectacle: Eclipses create science and so can you | News ... - Clinton Herald

Tue, 2017-08-15 16:11

More than spectacle: Eclipses create science and so can you | News ...
Clinton Herald
WASHINGTON (AP) — The sun is about to spill some of its secrets, maybe even reveal a few hidden truths of the cosmos. And you can get in on the.

GOES-S, GOES-T satellites on track for launch - SpaceFlight Insider

Tue, 2017-08-15 15:19

SpaceFlight Insider

GOES-S, GOES-T satellites on track for launch
SpaceFlight Insider
“GOES-S is now in its final test phase preparing it to join GOES-16 in space, giving the nation two next-generation geostationary weather satellites to watch over the Western Hemisphere,” said acting GOES-R Series System Program Director Mike Stringer ...

Tracking a solar eruption through the solar system - Phys.Org

Tue, 2017-08-15 15:04

Tracking a solar eruption through the solar system
Phys.Org
Ten spacecraft, from ESA's Venus Express to NASA's Voyager-2, felt the effect of a solar eruption as it washed through the solar system while three other satellites watched, providing a unique perspective on this space weather event. Scientists working ...

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International Space Station astronauts to view the solar eclipse 3 times - AccuWeather.com

Tue, 2017-08-15 13:34

AccuWeather.com

International Space Station astronauts to view the solar eclipse 3 times
AccuWeather.com
While millions of Americans gather across the country to catch a glimpse of Monday's total solar eclipse, the astronauts aboard the International Space Station will view the event from a much different vantage point. The ISS crew members are predicted ...
SpaceX launches cargo capsule full of science experimentsSpaceflight Now
The Latest: Experiments, ice cream launched to space stationWSB Radio
SpaceX Falcon 9 launches CRS-12 Dragon mission to the ISSNASASpaceflight.com
SpaceCoastDaily.com -Ars Technica -Space Ref (press release) -HPE Newsroom
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Solar science: 3 experiments taking place in Casper during the eclipse - Casper Star-Tribune Online

Tue, 2017-08-15 11:49

Casper Star-Tribune Online

Solar science: 3 experiments taking place in Casper during the eclipse
Casper Star-Tribune Online
That same day, a team at Casper College is planning to launch a weather balloon to livestream the eclipse, while another group of researchers will be studying how the moon's shadow compares to those of clouds and how that relates to long-term climate ...

More than spectacle: Eclipses create science and so can you - Chattanooga Times Free Press

Tue, 2017-08-15 07:03

Chattanooga Times Free Press

More than spectacle: Eclipses create science and so can you
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Scientists will focus on the sun, but they will also examine what happens to the Earth's weather, to space weather and to animals and plants on Earth as the moon blocks out the sun. The moon's shadow will sweep along a path, from Oregon to South Carolina.

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SpaceX launches cargo capsule full of science experiments - Spaceflight Now

Tue, 2017-08-15 01:33

WSB Radio

SpaceX launches cargo capsule full of science experiments
Spaceflight Now
Three CubeSats sponsored by NASA will test technologies for compact telescopes that could help astronomers observe stars and search for exoplanets, demonstrate a more reliable small satellite design, and study space weather. Monday's Falcon 9 flight ...
The Latest: Experiments, ice cream launched to space stationWSB Radio
SpaceX Falcon 9 launches CRS-12 Dragon mission to the ISSNASASpaceflight.com
70 Percent 'Go' Weather Prediction For Monday's SpaceX Launch From Kennedy Space CenterSpaceCoastDaily.com
Ars Technica -Space Ref (press release)
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Eclipses create science and so can you - WPSD Local 6

Mon, 2017-08-14 22:05

WPSD Local 6

Eclipses create science and so can you
WPSD Local 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 ...

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Scientists to Take Flight for Longer Views of the Eclipse - New York Times

Mon, 2017-08-14 20:22

New York Times

Scientists to Take Flight for Longer Views of the Eclipse
New York Times
That's important, she said, because it could one day help scientists better predict space weather. When the sun's magnetic field lines twist and then snap, they can launch billions of tons of plasma across the solar system. One such powerful ejection ...

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