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Sun-Earth Day 2010: Ancient Mysteries, Future Discoveries

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Sun-Earth Day 2010

NE Live@ Sun-Earth Day 2010 (part 1 of 3)

NASA EDGE talks to Troy Cline, Technology Integration Specialist, about the purpose and goals of the annual Sun-Earth Day Conference. Also, solar physicist, Holly Gilbert, provides a description of our current understanding of solar activity and solar storms.

NE Live@ Sun-Earth Day 2010 (part 2 of 3)

Chris and Blair sit down with Curriculum Development Specialist, Elaine Lewis, as she describes educational activities and lesson plans available to students and educators on the Sun-Earth Day website. Deputy Project Scientist, Nicola Fox, describes the future of NASAs solar and space weather research.

NE Live@ Sun-Earth Day 2010 (part 3 of 3)

Steele Hill, SOHO/STEREO Media Specialist, describes the objectives of these future missions and what kind of solar data they are expected to return. Steele Hill and Deputy Project Manager, Nicola Fox, answer questions from NASA EDGE viewers about space weather and the future of research in this area.

Sun-Earth Day 2009

Solar Discoveries: #5

5 solar discoveries featured in the Sun-Earth Day 2009 web cast. These include the discoveries of sunspots, the solar cycle, the heliosphere, aurora formation, and space weather.

Solar Discoveries: #4

5 solar discoveries featured in the Sun-Earth Day 2009 web cast. These include the discoveries of sunspots, the solar cycle, the heliosphere, aurora formation, and space weather.

Solar Discoveries: #3

5 solar discoveries featured in the Sun-Earth Day 2009 web cast. These include the discoveries of sunspots, the solar cycle, the heliosphere, aurora formation, and space weather.

Solar Discoveries: #2

5 solar discoveries featured in the Sun-Earth Day 2009 web cast. These include the discoveries of sunspots, the solar cycle, the heliosphere, aurora formation, and space weather.

Solar Discoveries: #1

5 solar discoveries featured in the Sun-Earth Day 2009 web cast. These include the discoveries of sunspots, the solar cycle, the heliosphere, aurora formation, and space weather.

NASA Fact

A major solar 'superstorm' such as the one in 1859 could cost $30 billion a day to the US electrical power grid, and up to $70 billion to the satellite industry.