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Image - NASAs Swift Mission Observes Mega Flares from a Mini Star

NASA's Swift Mission Observes Mega Flares from a Mini Star

On April 23, NASA's Swift satellite detected the strongest, hottest, and longest-lasting sequence of stellar flares ever seen from a nearby red dwarf star. The initial blast from this record-setting series of explosions was as much as 10,000 times more powerful than the largest solar flare ever recorded."We used to think major flaring episodes from red dwarfs l...
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Image - US, India to Collaborate on Mars Exploration, Earth-Observing Mission

US, India to Collaborate on Mars Exploration, Earth-Observin...

In a meeting Tuesday in Toronto, NASA Administrator Charles Bolden and K. Radhakrishnan, chairman of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), signed two documents to launch a NASA-ISRO satellite mission to observe Earth and establish a pathway for future joint missions to explore Mars. While attending the International Astronautical Congress, the two space agency ...
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