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Astonishing One Half Million Mile Solar Filament

11 Aug , 2012  

NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) captures a very long, whip-like solar filament extending over half a million miles in a long arc above the sun’s surface. Filaments are cooler clouds of solar material that are tethered above the sun’s surface by unstable magnetic forces. The image and video, which covers August 6-8, 2012 show the […]

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The Amazing Quest of Curiosity Bound for Planet Mars

6 Aug , 2012  

We are posting here several video clips courtesy of NASA following the incredible journey of a rover designed to gather more scientific information about Mars and can withstand the hostile Martian environment. Enjoy and be informed. It must be recalled that a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket from Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape […]