Tag Archive | NASA

Solar-system-wide climate change: Astronomy in need of major re-write as 1,000 km high dust clouds and spectacular auroras discovered on Mars

Excerpt from the article. … “This is the first discovery of dust or debris at orbital altitudes around Mars,” says Bruce Jakosky, a planetary scientist at the University of Colorado at Boulder and the mission’s principal investigator. “It’s hard to understand how this stuff got here.” To read the full article go to http://www.sott.net/article/294063-Solar-system-wide-climate-change-Astronomy-in-need-of-major-re-write-as-1000-km-high-dust-clouds-and-spectacular-auroras-discovered-on-Mars

Noctilucent clouds, behaving strangely (2014-2015)

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Excerpt from the article. ……”This past season was not like the others,” notes Cora Randall, a member of the AIM science team and the chair of the Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences at the University of Colorado. “The clouds were much more variable, and there was an enormous decrease in cloud frequency 15 to 25 days after the summer solstice. That’s when the clouds are usually most abundant.” What does this mean? Previous research shows that NLCs are a sensitive indicator of long-range teleconnections in Earth’s atmosphere, which link weather and climate across hemispheres. …… To read the full article go to http://www.sott.net/article/293260-Noctilucent-clouds-behaving-strangely 

NASA is About To Blast Some Rockets Through Alaska’s Northern Lights

cropped-aurora_10-wallpaper-2560x1440.jpgUnraveling the mysterious electrical currents of the aurora borealis.” To read the article go to http://www.popsci.com/nasa-about-blast-some-rockets-through-alaskas-northern-lights

“Earth Has Shifted” – Inuit Elders Issue Warning To NASA And The World

Below is only an excerpt, to read the full article go to the link under it.
……..”The Inuits are indigenous people that inhabit the arctic regions of Canada, the United States and Greenland and throughout history their very lives have been dependent on being able to correctly forecast weather…. and they are warning NASA and the world that global warming isn’t the cause of what we are seeing with extreme weather, earthquakes and other events.”……
http://www.allnewspipeline.com/Inuits_Issue_Warning_Earth_Has_Shifted.php

 

The Sound of Neptune – NASA – Voyager Space Sounds

It actually sounds kinda like the ocean.

Cosmic Butterflies

I like this picture so I’m re-posting it. To read last year’s article go to the link below the picture.
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Mystery alignment of dying stars puzzles scientists
https://saltyme.wordpress.com/2013/09/04/mystery-alignment-of-dying-stars-puzzles-scientists/