1. A 1972 solar storm triggered a Vietnam War mystery

    In a sign of the far-ranging effects of space weather, new research shows that a major 1972 solar storm caused the explosions of more than two dozen sea mines.

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  2. An infographic of the atmosphere

    The entire atmosphere in a single model

    Scientists, in a major computer modeling achievement, simulate the influence of CO2 through Earth's entire atmosphere

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  3. The Sun. Credit NASA.

    New model reveals origins of the Sun's seasons

    The solar seasons — which change every six to 18 months from "bursty" to quiet, and vice versa — have been realistically simulated for the first time in a computer model.

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  4. Scientists announce eclipse projects: NASA image of solar eclipse

    Eclipse science along the path of totality

    Leading U.S. solar scientists highlight research activities that will take place across the country during next month's rare solar eclipse.

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  5. A solar eclipse in 1998

    NCAR to take rare infrared measurements during solar eclipse

    NCAR scientists plan to use the total eclipse on Aug. 21 to comprehensively measure, for the first time, the infrared radiation streaming out from the Sun's corona.

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