Space Weather

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Physics professor researches double-layered plasmas to predict earth-damaging space weather

News From the Field September 29, 2014Earl Scime is researching the effects of space weather in order to ultimately protect Earth's technology.Full StorySourceWest Virginia UniversityThe National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency ... [Published National Science Foundation - 1 hour ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

NASA's Releases Images Of A Mid-Level Solar Flare

Image Credit: NASA/SDOKaren C. Fox, NASA’s Goddard Space Flight CenterThe sun emitted a mid-level solar flare , peaking at 10:58 p.m. EDT on Sept. 27, 2014, and NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory captured images of the event. Solar flares are powerful ... [Published Red Orbit - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Australian digital radar innovation attracts global attention

An innovative Australian digital radar built with a series of modified rugby goalposts is attracting worldwide attention the ABC reports . A consortium led by La Trobe University in Melbourne developed the Tiger-3 digital radar, which is 10 times more ... [Published Lifeboat News The Blog - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

Did Space Weather Help Down a US Army Helicopter?

In truth, most everything went wrong on Takur Ghar in the pre-dawn hours of March 3, 2002. That morning, the plan was to insert a US Navy SEAL team on the summit of the 10,000 foot peak Takur Ghar to act as an observation post for operations in the valley ... [Published Motherboard Magazine - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

'Space Bubbles' May Have Doomed Key Afghan War Mission

By Kelly Dickerson, Staff WriterDate: 27 September 2014 Time: 10:22 AM ETSoliders approach the Chinook helicopter. The researchers' new model could help predict how plasma bubbles could affect future military operations.CREDIT: SSG Kyle Davis - HHC 1ST ... [Published LiveScience.com - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

How NASA Watches Coronal Mass Ejections

Image Caption: ESA and NASA’s Solar Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO) captured this image of a coronal mass ejection bursting off the leftside of the image at 9:25 p.m. EDT on March 12, 2013. This sun itself is obscured in this image, called a coronagraph, ... [Published Red Orbit - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

ENLIL Model Of March 5, 2013 CME

Space weather models combined with real time observations help scientists track CMEs. These images were produced from a model known as ENLIL named after the Sumerian storm god. It shows the journey of a CME on March 5, 2013, as it moved toward Mar ... [Published Red Orbit - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 2 reports

Weird Space Bubbles May Have Caused US Battle Deaths

Related LinksOperation Anaconda in March 2002 was one of the biggest military operations of the war in Afghanistan, pitting several thousand U.S., NATO and Afghan forces against Taliban and Al-Qaeda militants.At one point in the early hours of of March ... [Published Discovery Channel - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Cloudy with a Chance of...Solar Flares?

Contact InformationAvailable for logged-in reporters onlyNewswise — MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Earl Scime, Oleg D. Jefimenko Professor of Physics and interim vice president of research at West Virginia University, has been awarded a grant from the National Science ... [Published Newswise - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Did Space Weather Hamper Troops in Afghanistan? (Op-Ed)

This article was originally published at The Conversation.[1] The publication contributed the article to Space.com's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.[2] Three American soldiers* may have died in Afghanistan's battle of Takur Ghar[3] because of disruptions ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Bubbles of Plasma in Space May Have Cost U.S. Lives in Afghanistan

New analysis reveals that unusual space weather may have scrambled radio signals and sent a rescue mission awry ... [Published Smithsonian Magazine - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 3 reports

'Space bubbles' may have helped Taliban down 'copter in bloody Afghanistan battle

Choosing a cloud hosting partner with confidenceThe world has been treated to all sorts of excuses about why the United States and its allies from the UK and elsewhere failed to win the ongoing war in Afghanistan.Now boffins have put forward the bizarre ... [Published The Register - Sep 24 2014]

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"The events of 4 March 2002 motivated us to develop the Mesoscale Ionospheric Simulation Testbed model," the APL team writes in Space Weather , "which can be used to improve warnings of potential UHF outages during future military operations." As we once again head into wartime, that might be a very valuable resource
"The TIMED spacecraft flew over the battlefield at about the right time" Kelly said in a statement
"One of NASA's key roles for the nation is to inspire the next generation of explorers," Jurczyk said. "This is an outstanding opportunity for our scientists, engineers and technologists to engage the public throughout the state in Langley's research, development and education activities."
...such a precise manor is a challenging task," said Tim Gasparrini, vice president and program manager for GOES-R at Lockheed Martin Space Systems. "Our team spent many hours modeling and analyzing the procedure in our virtual reality lab called the CHIL before tackling the mate in the cleanroom. This was a critical step in the integration of GOES-R and the team did an outstanding job."

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Physics professor researches double-layered pla... [Published National Science Foundation - 1 hour ago]
In the Loop: The Secret Service opens door to r... [Published Washington Post - Sep 30 2014]
NASA's Releases Images Of A Mid-Level Solar Flare [Published Red Orbit - Sep 29 2014]
Australian digital radar innovation attracts gl... [Published Lifeboat News The Blog - Sep 29 2014]
Did Space Weather Help Down a US Army Helicopter? [Published Motherboard Magazine - Sep 27 2014]
'Space Bubbles' May Have Doomed Key Afghan War ... [Published LiveScience.com - Sep 27 2014]
How NASA Watches Coronal Mass Ejections [Published Red Orbit - Sep 26 2014]
ENLIL Model Of March 5, 2013 CME [Published Red Orbit - Sep 26 2014]
Inspector General to Federal Employees: No, You... [Published Hit & Run - Sep 26 2014]
Weird Space Bubbles May Have Caused US Battle D... [Published Discovery Channel - Sep 26 2014]
Cloudy with a Chance of...Solar Flares? [Published Newswise - Sep 26 2014]
Bad Space Weather May Have Caused Fatal Afghan ... [Published Popular Science - New Technology, Science News, ... - Sep 26 2014]
Did Space Weather Hamper Troops in Afghanistan?... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 25 2014]
NASA Langley Offers Glimpse of Tomorrow at the ... [Published Franklin Credit Management Corporation - Sep 25 2014]
19, 2 SOPS deliver GPS to the world [Published Colorado Springs Military Newspaper Group - Sep 25 2014]
Bubbles of Plasma in Space May Have Cost U.S. L... [Published Smithsonian Magazine - Sep 25 2014]
Sun Throws Huge and Beatiful Plasma Arc into Space [Published Discovery Channel - Sep 25 2014]
Community calendar (Sept. 25) [Published Las Cruces Sun-News - Sep 25 2014]
NASA Invites Media to See MMS Spacecraft Prior ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 25 2014]
'Space bubbles' may have helped Taliban down 'c... [Published The Register - Sep 24 2014]
Is The Sun Responsible For Mars' Barren Landscape? [Published Red Orbit - Sep 24 2014]
Coronal mass ejections at Mars [Published PhysOrg.com - Sep 24 2014]
Lockheed integrates propulsion modules of NOAA'... [Published Individual.com - Sep 24 2014]
Canada enters into space partnership with Austr... [Published Air Force Technology - Sep 24 2014]
Space bubbles new frontier for future warfare [Published ProKerala.com - Sep 24 2014]
PlanetiQ Team Selected by Air Force to Provide ... [Published Earth Imaging Journal - Sep 24 2014]
Bad space weather may have caused fatal Afghan ... [Published Conversation AU - Sep 24 2014]
Stratcom signs space data agreement with U.K., ... [Published Defense Systems - Sep 23 2014]
'Space bubbles' may have aided enemy in fatal A... [Published EurekAlert! - Sep 23 2014]
CME Week: The Difference Between Flares and CMEs [Published ASD News - Sep 23 2014]
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Australian digital radar innovation attracts gl... [Published Lifeboat News The Blog - Sep 29 2014]
An innovative Australian digital radar built with a series of modified rugby goalposts is attracting worldwide attention the ABC reports . A consortium led by La Trobe University in Melbourne developed the Tiger-3 digital radar, which is 10 times more ...
Inspector General to Federal Employees: No, You... [Published Hit & Run - Sep 26 2014]
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Bad Space Weather May Have Caused Fatal Afghan ... [Published Popular Science - New Technology, Science News, ... - Sep 26 2014]
US Chinook Flickr/The U S Army , CC BY 4.0 Three American soldiers* may have died in Afghanistan’s battle of Takur Ghar because of disruptions caused by plasma bubbles – a form of space weather – according to a new study. Space weather is normally ...
19, 2 SOPS deliver GPS to the world [Published Colorado Springs Military Newspaper Group - Sep 25 2014]
By Staff Sgt. Jarrod Chavana 3rd Combat Camera Squadron Many people around the world use GPS receivers and applications in their vehicles and cell phones to guide them to their destinations. But few people know much about the GPS signal itself. Air ...
India Mission to Mars: Ready to Orbit [Published IntelliBriefs - Sep 23 2014]
  http://idsa.in/idsacomments/IndiasMissiontoMars_alele_200914.html Ajey Lele September 20, 2014 The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) launched its maiden mission to Mars – the Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) – on November 5, 2013. This mission ...
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