View Full Version : The Anatomy of a Solar Explosion in 3-D

2009-Apr-15, 01:30 AM
Wouldn’t it be great if solar physicists could predict sun storms just like meteorologist predict hurricanes? Well, now perhaps they can. NASA’s twin STEREO observatories have made the first 3-D measurements of solar explosions, known as coronal mass ejections (CMEs), allowing scientists to see their size and shape, and image them as they [...]

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