Space Weather News


Mission Press Releases

  • NASA Selects Proposals to Further Study the Fundamental Nature of Space
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, August 14, 2019
    Posted on: 8/14/2019 1:54:59 PM PDT

  • Researcher's Recreate the Sun's Solar Wind & Plasma "Burps" on Earth
    University of Wisconsin-Madison - Monday, July 29, 2019
    Posted on: 7/29/2019 4:21:06 PM PDT

  • Citizen Scientists Discover Cyclical Pattern of Complexity in Solar Storms
    Royal Astronomical Society - Tuesday, July 2, 2019
    Posted on: 7/2/2019 5:32:02 PM PDT

  • NASA selects SwRI’s PUNCH mission to image beyond the Sun’s outer corona
    Southwest Research Institute - Thursday, June 20, 2019
    Posted on: 6/20/2019 8:12:16 PM PDT

  • NASA Selects Missions to Study Our Sun, Its Effects on Space Weather
    NASA HQ - Thursday, June 20, 2019
    Posted on: 6/20/2019 8:10:58 PM PDT

  • Solar Activity Forecast for Next Decade Favorable for Exploration
    Ames Research Center - Wednesday, June 12, 2019
    Posted on: 6/12/2019 4:26:17 PM PDT

  • ESA’s space weather mission to be protected against stormy Sun
    European Space Agency - Tuesday, March 5, 2019
    Posted on: 3/5/2019 3:29:52 PM PDT


  • European Space Agency - Friday, March 1, 2019
    Posted on: 3/1/2019 3:00:20 PM PDT

  • NASA Selects Mission to Study Space Weather from Space Station
    NASA HQ - Monday, February 25, 2019
    Posted on: 2/25/2019 10:52:17 PM PDT

  • SwRI solar activity research provides insight into Sun’s past, future
    Southwest Research Institute - Monday, December 10, 2018
    Posted on: 12/10/2018 3:53:04 PM PDT

  • Space weather 'piggyback'
    European Space Agency - Thursday, December 6, 2018
    Posted on: 12/6/2018 4:01:57 PM PDT

  • Prediction of Sun's Activity Over the Next Decade
    IISER Kolkata - Thursday, December 6, 2018
    Posted on: 12/6/2018 4:00:52 PM PDT

  • What is space weather?
    European Space Agency - Tuesday, November 6, 2018
    Posted on: 11/6/2018 5:58:19 PM PDT

  • Media opportunity at European Space Weather Week 2018, 5-9 November, University KU Leuven, Belgium
    European Space Agency - Wednesday, October 31, 2018
    Posted on: 10/31/2018 10:00:04 PM PDT

  • NASA to Host Briefings, Events for ICON Launch to Study Space Weather
    Kennedy Space Center - Wednesday, October 17, 2018
    Posted on: 10/17/2018 9:18:53 PM PDT

  • Statement on Status of Sunspot Solar Observatory in New Mexico
    Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy - Sunday, September 16, 2018
    Posted on: 9/17/2018 12:27:54 AM PDT

  • Satellites more at risk from fast solar wind than a major space storm
    British Antarctic Survey - Tuesday, September 4, 2018
    Posted on: 9/4/2018 2:40:49 PM PDT

  • Discovering Trailing Components of a Coronal Mass Ejection
    Planetary Science Institute - Monday, August 27, 2018
    Posted on: 8/27/2018 7:02:47 PM PDT

  • As solar wind blows, our heliosphere balloons
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Wednesday, June 6, 2018
    Posted on: 6/6/2018 8:46:00 PM PDT

  • Study Shows How Earth Slows the Solar Wind to a Gentle Breeze
    University of Maryland - Friday, June 1, 2018
    Posted on: 6/1/2018 4:06:41 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • The Earliest Candidates of Auroral Observations in Assyrian Astrological Reports: Insights on Solar Activity around 660 BCE
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 13, 2019
    Posted on: 9/13/2019 10:58:36 PM PDT

  • Temporal and Spatial Evolutions of a Large Sunspot Group and Great Auroral Storms around the Carrington Event in 1859
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - August 29, 2019
    Posted on: 8/29/2019 2:56:41 PM PDT

  • Reconstructing Extreme Space Weather from Planet Hosting Stars
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 19, 2019
    Posted on: 3/19/2019 2:10:40 PM PDT

  • Space weathering of the Moon from in situ detection
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - December 11, 2018
    Posted on: 12/12/2018 2:08:09 AM PDT

  • Fermi, Wind, and SOHO Observations of Sustained Gamma-Ray Emission from the Sun
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - October 23, 2018
    Posted on: 10/23/2018 1:38:04 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-18 Amendment 11: B.12 H-SW2OR Final Text
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - May 10, 2018
    Posted on: 5/10/2018 5:49:08 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-17 Amendment 41: B.6 H-LWS Final Text
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - October 20, 2017
    Posted on: 10/20/2017 5:01:25 PM PDT

  • Extreme Solar Eruptions and their Space Weather Consequences
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 12, 2017
    Posted on: 9/12/2017 3:03:23 PM PDT

  • Flare forecasting at the Met Office Space Weather Operations Centre
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - August 8, 2017
    Posted on: 8/8/2017 2:25:21 PM PDT

  • Catalog of Hard X-ray Solar Flares Detected with Mars Odyssey/HEND from the Mars Orbit in 2001-2016
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - June 6, 2017
    Posted on: 6/6/2017 2:20:29 PM PDT

  • Space Weather and Solar Wind Studies with OWFA
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 5, 2017
    Posted on: 3/5/2017 5:16:13 PM PDT

  • Anthropogenic Space Weather
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - November 11, 2016
    Posted on: 11/11/2016 5:36:13 PM PDT

  • NASA Heliophysics Explorer Solicitations Released on July 13, 2016
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - July 14, 2016
    Posted on: 7/14/2016 4:58:53 PM PDT

  • Federal Government Preparing for Impacts of Space Weather and Electromagnetic Pulses
    American Institute of Physics - June 1, 2016
    Posted on: 6/2/2016 1:09:27 AM PDT

  • NASA SMD Community Announcement AO for Heliophysics Small Explorer Missions
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - May 11, 2016
    Posted on: 5/11/2016 6:59:22 PM PDT

  • NOAA and DOD Piloting Commercial Sources of Weather Data
    American Institute of Physics - May 6, 2016
    Posted on: 5/6/2016 9:18:55 PM PDT

  • Draft Small Heliophysics Explorer Missions and Heliophysics Explorer Missions of Opportunity AOs Released
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - March 11, 2016
    Posted on: 3/11/2016 3:26:20 PM PDT

  • History and Development of Coronal Mass Ejections as a Key Player in Solar Terrestrial Relationship
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - February 17, 2016
    Posted on: 2/17/2016 2:42:58 PM PDT

  • CU-Boulder-built MinXSS cube satellite to study solar flares
    University of Colorado at Boulder - December 2, 2015
    Posted on: 12/3/2015 3:35:56 AM PDT

  • Miniature X-Ray Solar Spectrometer (MinXSS) - A Science-Oriented, University 3U CubeSat
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - August 28, 2015
    Posted on: 8/28/2015 3:15:05 PM PDT