TITLE

When all hell breaks loose on the Sun, astronomers scramble to understand

AUTHOR(S)
Maran, S.P.
PUB. DATE
March 1990
SOURCE
Smithsonian;Mar90, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes how astronomers are studying the intense activity on the Sun as sunspot maximum approaches. Activity in the major United States observatories studying the sunspot cycle and the current solar eruptions; Effects of solar activity on Earth; Statistics and analysis of the Sun.
ACCESSION #
9004020070

 

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