Sunday, June 4, 2023

Solar wind

Which way does the solar wind blow?

Using supercomputers, researchers develop new software for improved space weather prediction.

Why solar wind does not cool down as fast as expected?

Simulating the solar wind.

A new view of small sun structures

New insight into the solar structures that create the Sun’s flow of high-speed solar wind.

The study offers clues on what makes the sun’s atmosphere so hot

Scientists get the lowdown on sun’s super-hot atmosphere.

The global magnetic field of the solar corona measured for the first time

Marking a leap towards solving the problem of coronal magnetic field measurements.

First physics-based method for predicting large solar flares

A new direction for flare prediction research.

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe captured a unique view of comet NEOWISE

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe spies newly-discovered comet NEOWISE.

Astronomers measured the shape of the magnetic field of the solar corona

The Sun's corona is the outermost part of the Sun's atmosphere. And he stream of energized, charged particles, primarily electrons, and protons, flowing outward...

Scientists found one more secret about Uranus

Voyager 2 is a space probe launched by NASA on August 20, 1977, to study the outer planets within the Solar System. One of...

New physics of massive solar ejections

Scientists reported abundance data for hydrogen in four solar wind regimes collected by the Genesis mission (bulk solar wind, inter stream low‐energy wind, coronal hole high‐energy wind, and coronal mass ejections).

ESA’s Solar Orbiter launched successfully

Solar Orbiter will address big questions in Solar System science to help us understand how our star creates and controls the giant bubble of plasma that surrounds the whole Solar System and influences the planets within it. It is an ESA mission with strong NASA participation.

Mystery solved: How hazardous space radiation begins?

The study highlights a new phase of the energization process that is critical for the formation of radiation hazards.

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