Solar Wind and Corona Timeline

Portal origin URL: Solar Wind and Corona TimelinePortal origin nid: 433087Published: Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:37Featured (stick to top of list): noPortal text teaser: Here are some of the key discoveries and ideas that led to our current understanding of the corona and the solar wind, leading up to the newest spacecraft in NASA’s Heliophysics fleet.Portal image: graphic of sun with circular timelineScience Categories: Sun

New Airborne Campaigns to Explore Snowstorms, River Deltas, Climate

Portal origin URL: New Airborne Campaigns to Explore Snowstorms, River Deltas, ClimatePortal origin nid: 433084Published: Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:02Featured (stick to top of list): noPortal text teaser: Five new NASA Earth science campaigns will take to the field starting in 2020 to investigate a range of pressing research questions, from what drives intense East Coast snowfall events to the impact of small-scale ocean currents on global climate.Portal image: Scientists will fill NASA research aircraft, such as the B-200 King Air shown here, with advanced instrumentsScience Categories: Earth

Three NASA Missions Return 1st-Light Data

Portal origin URL: Three NASA Missions Return 1st-Light DataPortal origin nid: 432843Published: Friday, September 21, 2018 - 11:43Featured (stick to top of list): noPortal text teaser: NASA’s continued quest to explore our solar system and beyond received a boost of new information this week with three key missions proving not only that they are up and running, but that their science potential is exceptional.Portal image: first-light image from Parker Solar ProbeScience Categories: Sun