Thursday, October 26, 2006

Sun Study



Twin spacecraft, known as STEREO, for Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatory, blasted off Wednesday night on a mission to study huge eruptions from the sun that can damage satellites and disrupt electrical and communications systems on Earth.

Good thing NASA is planning a night landing too. ;-)

7 Comments:

At October 26, 2006 12:03 PM, Blogger nanc said...

ahhhhh, sunspots - MY EYES - MY EYES!

 
At October 26, 2006 12:08 PM, Blogger Brooke said...

Don't look directly at it!

 
At October 26, 2006 1:30 PM, Blogger cube said...

Do look! This is a beautiful high resolution photo of the sun. It shows amazing detail.

 
At October 26, 2006 1:49 PM, Blogger The Phoenix said...

That's a dangerous mission. Just look at that sun. The Debil lives there!

 
At October 26, 2006 1:54 PM, Blogger Jen said...

Night landing, har!

 
At October 27, 2006 8:40 AM, Blogger David Amulet said...

Wouldn't it be ironic if huge eruptions from the sun damaged this STEREO satellite?

-- david

 
At October 27, 2006 10:09 AM, Blogger cube said...

phoenix: naw, it's too pretty for the devil.

jen: I'm glad someone got it ;-)

david: heh heh, it would be at that.

 

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