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Solar flare - Filament eruption towards Earth (November 23th, 2012) - SDO AIA 304 - Video Vax

Soundtrack : Solar Flare (Philip Kay / Rachel Wood) Filament eruption towards Earth, on November 23th, 2012. The coronal mass ejection (CME) is clearly visib...

NASA's Maven spacecraft will help answer some key questions about Mars

Sep 23, 2014    

Washington With an aim to study the Red Planet's upper atmosphere as never done before, NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft successfully entered the Martian orbit late on Sunday.MAVEN, which completed a 10month journey covering 442 million miles, is the first spacecraft dedicated to exploring the upper atmosphere of Mars. "As the first orbiter dedicated to studying Mars' upper atmosphere, MAVEN will greatly improve our understanding of the history of the Martian atmosphere, how the climate has changed over time, and how that has influenced the evolution of the...

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