Fwd = First Light for a Space Weather Satellite
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Originally from: NASA Science News <science.news@...>
Original Subject: First Light for a Space Weather Satellite
Original Date: Mon, 5 Jun 2000 01:11:37 -0500
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NASA Science News for June 5, 2000
NASA's IMAGE mission, a unique satellite dedicated to the
study of space storms, has returned its first pictures of
electrified gas surrounding our planet. Using antennas as
large as the Empire State Building, IMAGE is taking
an unprecedented look at Earth's magnetic environment and
its response to fierce gusts of solar wind.
FULL STORY at
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