NASA Mission Surfs through Waves in Space to Understand Space Weather

Monday, July 24, 2017 - 09:52 in Astronomy & Space

Portal origin URL: NASA Mission Surfs through Waves in Space to Understand Space WeatherPortal origin nid: 406090Published: Monday, July 24, 2017 - 09:56Featured (stick to top of list): noPortal text teaser: NASA's Van Allen Probes have observed a new population of space sound waves, called plasmaspheric hiss, which are important in removing high-energy particles from around Earth that can damage satellites.Portal image: illustration showing low- and high-frequency hiss regions in near-Earth spaceScience Categories: Sun

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