Sometimes I complain about the earthly weather, but mostly I like to post about astronomy and space events. Hope you enjoy the articles.
By: Susie77, 1:30 AM GMT on March 12, 2015
Sun Unleashes 1st Monster Solar Flare of 2015 (Photos, Video)
by Mike Wall, Space.com Senior Writer | March 11, 2015 02:57pm ET
The sun unleashed its first superpowerful flare of the year on
Wednesday (March 11), and the intense eruption was aimed directly at
Earth, space weather experts say.
The monster X-class solar flare, the strongest category of sun storms
possible, peaked ...
By: Susie77, 9:47 PM GMT on February 27, 2015
Updated: 9:48 PM GMT on February 27, 2015
By: Susie77, 10:27 PM GMT on February 16, 2015
Published on Feb 11, 2015
11, 2015 marks five years in space for NASA's Solar Dynamics
Observatory, which provides incredibly detailed images of the whole sun
24 hours a day. Capturing an image more than once per second, SDO has
provided an unprecedentedly clear picture of how massive explosions on
the sun grow and erupt ever since its launch on Feb. 11, 2010. The
By: Susie77, 6:33 PM GMT on February 16, 2015
Russian Meteor's Origin Remains Mysterious 2 Years Later
by Elizabeth Howell, Space.com Contributor | February 15, 2015 01:32pm ET
Trail of the asteroid that exploded over Chelyabinsk, ...
By: Susie77, 7:47 PM GMT on February 14, 2015
February 2015 guide to the five visible planets
Skywatcher, by Predrag Agatonovic.
Wow! What a great month for planets! Watch Venus, Mars
and Jupiter pop out at nightfall. Jupiter opposition February 6.
Venus/Mars conjunction February 21. Mercury and Saturn be...