Yesterday, I linked to a picture taken a few days ago by Alan Friedman that showed the sunspots that are currently blowing their lids with flares. He just sent me a new shot, taken yesterday, and… well. It’s stunning. Presenting the sunspot cluster Active Region 1302.
Astronomy | autumnal equinox | At 09:05 UTC (05:05 Eastern US time) this morning, the position of the center of the Sun's disk, moving south, crossed the celestial equator on the sky. For nor
The dead satellite UARS has definitely fallen back to Earth, but we may never know exactly when and where, NASA officials said today. UARS most likely fell over the Pacific Ocean around midnight ET.