Science Videos

from AP, Reuters, AFP, and other news services

Scientists Say Sun's Magnetic Field Is About to Flip

Date:
August 6, 2013
Source:
Buzz60 / Powered by NewsLook.com
Summary:
NASA says the sun is reaching the peak of its 11-year solar activity cycle, meaning the sun's magnetic fiedls are about to flip. Jen Markham explains what effects the pole reversal has on the entire solar system.


Related Videos

last updated on 2015-02-28 at 10:09 pm EST

Voyager I Enters "Magnetic Highway"

Voyager I Enters "Magnetic Highway"

Newsy (Dec. 4, 2012) — The Voyager I has entered the "Magnetic Highway." Scientists say it is the last step before leaving our solar system.
Powered by NewsLook.com
When It Rains on the Sun, It Pours

When It Rains on the Sun, It Pours

Reuters (Feb. 21, 2013) — Images of a spectacular solar flare that leaped off the sun's surface in July last year, have been compiled into a video revealing a rarely seen phenomenon called coronal rain. The compilation was produced from images collected by the Solar Dynamics Observatory, a space-based craft designed specifically to study the sun.
Powered by NewsLook.com
This Week @ NASA, November 29, 2013

This Week @ NASA, November 29, 2013

NASA (Nov. 29, 2013) — Dealing with a buggy situation in the air A next generation weather satellite is a step closer to launch And a comets close encounter with the Sun Those are some of the stories trending, This Week at NASA! ISON and the Sun
Powered by NewsLook.com
Raw: NASA Captures Solar Flare

Raw: NASA Captures Solar Flare

AP (Sep. 1, 2014) — NASA reported the sun emitted a mid-level solar flare, on August 24th. NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory captured the images of the flare, which erupted on the left side of the sun. (Sept. 1) Video provided by AP
Powered by NewsLook.com

Related Stories


Share This



Search ScienceDaily

Number of stories in archives: 140,361

Find with keyword(s):
Enter a keyword or phrase to search ScienceDaily for related topics and research stories.

Save/Print:
Share:

Breaking News:
from the past week

In Other News

... from NewsDaily.com

Science News

Health News

Environment News

Technology News



Save/Print:
Share:

Free Subscriptions


Get the latest science news with ScienceDaily's free email newsletters, updated daily and weekly. Or view hourly updated newsfeeds in your RSS reader:

Get Social & Mobile


Keep up to date with the latest news from ScienceDaily via social networks and mobile apps:

Have Feedback?


Tell us what you think of ScienceDaily -- we welcome both positive and negative comments. Have any problems using the site? Questions?
Mobile: iPhone Android Web
Follow: Facebook Twitter Google+
Subscribe: RSS Feeds Email Newsletters
Latest Headlines Health & Medicine Mind & Brain Space & Time Matter & Energy Computers & Math Plants & Animals Earth & Climate Fossils & Ruins