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  1. An image from a high-res model of the Sun

    Super-resolution solar model achieves order out of chaos

    Pushing a solar model to the highest resolution ever attempted brings order back to the Sun's magnetic tangle.

    • Sun + Space Weather

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  2. Modeling a grand minimum: simulation of magnetic field behavior on the Sun shows how fields move and change

    Capturing a sleeping Sun

    A model designed to mimic the Sun spontaneously slips into, and out of, its own grand minimum.

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  3. Sunspot simulations

    NCAR’s solar lab to celebrate 75th anniversary

    HAO's anniversary, which will feature a series of public events, celebrates the emergence of Boulder as a hub of solar science.

    • Sun + Space Weather

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  4. Seasons on the Sun: Coronal mass ejection in 2012

    Sun experiences seasonal changes, new research finds

    The Sun's activity waxes and wanes nearly every two years. The discovery provides clues that could help improve forecasting of solar storms, which can affect technological systems that society depends on.

    • Sun + Space Weather

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  5. Impacts of atmospheric waves: Photo of EISCAT Svalbard incoherent scatter radar

    Uncovering the impacts of atmospheric waves

    A range of observing and modeling tools is helping researchers at NCAR and elsewhere discern previously unmapped links between weather events in various layers of the atmosphere, with implications for aviation, GPS, and other technology society relies on.

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