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Showing posts with label NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. Show all posts
Showing posts with label NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. Show all posts

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Solar Telescope Mounted on a Rocket Detects Super-Fine Strands on the Sun


Solar Telescope Mounted on a Rocket Detects Super-Fine Strands on the Sun


Article Excerpt: "... images were captured by NASA’s High-Resolution Coronal Imager, or Hi-C mission. Hi-C is a solar telescope mounted on a sounding rocket, a sub-orbital rocket that makes brief flights into space before falling back to Earth. Hi-C captured these images...The Hi-C mission is led by principal investigator Amy Winebarger of NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama"


Reference: infosurhoy.com