The beauty of particle storms

Satellites the size of toaster ovens. Ridesharing in Space. Particle storms. Eruptions. All in one new NASA mission!

NASA to launch new solar satellite

On June 26, NASA will launch it’s next solar satellite which the agency hopes will provide the most detailed look ever at the sun’s lower atmosphere. The spacecraft will orbit “for almost continuous solar observations” during its 2-year mission. It will carry an ultra-violet telescope that can take high-res images and catch areas as small…