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STEREO Tracks Solar Storms From Sun To Earth

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NASA’s STEREO spacecraft and new data processing techniques have succeeded in tracking space weather events from their origin in the sun’s corona to impact with the Earth, resolving a 40-year mystery about the structure of the structures that cause space weather: how the structures that impact the Earth relate to the corresponding structures in the solar corona.
Read more: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/stereo/news/solarstorm-tracking.html

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August 19, 2011 at 1:43 am

Posted in ASTRONOMY, SPACE

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