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 Post subject: SOHO Anniversary
PostPosted: December 2nd, 2010, 11:37 am 
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Congrats to the Solar and Heliospheric Observatory which turned 15 today!

http://sohowww.nascom.nasa.gov


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 Post subject: Re: SOHO Anniversary
PostPosted: June 29th, 2018, 3:37 pm 
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SOHO is just one of the many missions initiated during our decades of solar investigation. On Saturday 28 July the Science Academy session at HRPO will be "Surveying the Sun". Science Academy is for eight- to twelve-year-olds. The cost is five dollars per EBR parish Cadet and six dollars per other-parish Cadet. Science Academy begins at 10am...
http://hrpo.lsu.edu/programs/academy.html


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 Post subject: Re: SOHO Anniversary
PostPosted: September 1st, 2018, 3:41 pm 
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Since the "H" stands for heliospheric, I'll post this here: On Monday, Earth will cross the heliospheric current sheet, a quite distorted surface separating regions of the solar wind. There may be geomagnetic activity around the poles.

More information:
http://wso.stanford.edu/gifs/HCS.html


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