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BREAKING NEWS: Energetic Jets from Young Stars Formed by Magnetic Fields

BREAKING NEWS: Energetic Jets from Young Stars Formed by Magnetic Fields

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The team of scientists from France, Canada, Italy, Germany, the United Kingdom, Russia, Japan, and the United States demonstrated that stellar jets can be confined by a large-scale magnetic field aligned with their axis.

“Not only is it consistent with current astrophysics data, the…

The team of…

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Partial Solar Eclipse over the U.S. on Thursday, Oct. 23

Partial Solar Eclipse over the U.S. on Thursday, Oct. 23

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People in most of the continental United States will be in the shadow of the Moon on Thursday afternoon, Oct. 23, as a partial solar eclipse sweeps across the Earth. For people looking through Sun-safe filters, from Los Angeles, 45% of the Sun’s diameter will be covered at 3:38 p.m. PDT…

People in most of the…

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Year’s Best Meteor Shower from Halley’s Comet

Year’s Best Meteor Shower from Halley’s Comet

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As Earth orbits the Sun, it continually ploughs through dust and debris left behind by passing comets and asteroids. On any night of the year, a keen-eyed observer might see five, or even ten, meteors (shooting stars) per hour.

But over the next week, that number will rise markedly, as Earth…

As Earth orbits the Sun, it…

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Europe Secures New Generation of Weather Satellites

Europe Secures New Generation of Weather Satellites

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Contracts were signed today to build three pairs of MetOp Second Generation satellites, ensuring the continuity of essential information for global weather forecasting and climate monitoring for decades to come.

MetOp-SG is a cooperative undertaking between ESA and Eumetsat, the European…

Contracts were signed today…

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JUST IN: Sun More Volatile Than Previously Thought

JUST IN: Sun More Volatile Than Previously Thought

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Researchers under the lead of the Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research have now for the first time found evidence of such short-lived heat pockets in data from NASA’s space telescope IRIS (Interface Region Imaging Spectrograph).

The Sun is more volatile than previously thought….

Researchers under the lead of…

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BREAKING NEWS: Active Sunspot Sets Off X-Class Flare - Solar Eclipse Oct. 23rd

BREAKING NEWS: Active Sunspot Sets Off X-Class Flare – Solar Eclipse Oct. 23rd

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This morning at 05:03UT, the Sun produced a strong solar flare from sunspot region 2192. Based on current available data, the consequences remain limited as related to geomagentic activity.

Region 2192 is a big and complex group near the southeast limb of the Sun. It is rotating towards the…

T…

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Meteor Activity Outlook for October 18-24, 2014

Meteor Activity Outlook for October 18-24, 2014

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During this period the moon reaches its new phase on Thursday October 23rd. At this time the moon is located near the sun and cannot be seen at night. This weekend the waning crescent moon will rise during the early morning hours but will offer little trouble as long as the observer keeps the…

During this period the moon…

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Wobbling Of A Saturn Moon Hints At What Lies Beneath

Wobbling Of A Saturn Moon Hints At What Lies Beneath

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Using instruments aboard the Cassini spacecraft to measure the wobbles of Mimas, the closest of Saturn’s regular moons, a Cornell University astronomer publishing in Science, Oct. 17, has inferred that this small moon’s icy surface cloaks either a rugby ball-shaped rocky core or a…

Using instruments aboard the…

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X1- Class Solar Flare

X1- Class Solar Flare

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Behemoth sunspot AR2192 has unleashed an X1-class solar flare. NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory recorded the blast in this extreme UV image of the sun on Oct. 19th (0500 UT).
A pulse of ultraviolet and X-radiation from the flare caused a brief but strong HF radio blackout on the dayside…

Behemoth sunspot AR2192 has unleashed an X1-class solar…

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Curious Signal Hints at Dark Matter - First Evidence of Axions?

Curious Signal Hints at Dark Matter – First Evidence of Axions?

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Space scientists at the University of Leicester have detected a curious signal in the X-ray sky — one that provides a tantalizing insight into the nature of mysterious ‘dark matter.’
The Leicester team has found what appears to be a signature of ‘axions,’ predicted…

Space scientists at the University of…

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