Solar Observation Data
NASA and European scientists briefed reporters on their latest findings from the Solar and Heliospheric Observatory, or Soho, satellite.… read more
NASA and European scientists briefed reporters on their latest findings from the Solar and Heliospheric Observatory, or Soho, satellite. The satellite examined solar structures and activity through oscillations on the surface of the sun. They also pondered what these initial findings mean for solar activity. The satellite had been in orbit between the Earth and sun since December 1995. close
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- Jesper Schou Astronomer Stanford University
George Withbroe Director NASA->Solar Observatory Program
Two astronauts tested equipment during a space walk to prepare for space station construction.
Astronauts aboard Endeavor tested construction equipment for the space station in a six hour space walk shortly after…
This week’s short subject focused on the history of the U.S. space program.
U.S. Space Program
President Bush announced a new space initiative that envisioned a manned mission to Mars and a permanent base on the…