Space Weather News


Mission Press Releases

  • Solar storms trigger surprising phenomena close to Earth
    Technical University of Denmark - Sunday, March 5, 2017
    Posted on: 3/5/2017 5:19:43 PM PDT

  • House Science, Space, and Technology Committee Probes National Weather Service Power Outage
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Thursday, February 16, 2017
    Posted on: 2/17/2017 1:42:57 AM PDT

  • GPS Data Release to Boost Space-Weather Science
    American Geophysical Union - Tuesday, January 31, 2017
    Posted on: 1/31/2017 11:06:22 PM PDT

  • Space Weather-Induced Blackouts Could Cost U.S. $40 Billion Daily
    University of Cambridge - Wednesday, January 18, 2017
    Posted on: 1/18/2017 5:51:32 PM PDT

  • Newly proposed reference datasets improve weather satellite data quality
    University of Maryland - Monday, January 9, 2017
    Posted on: 1/9/2017 9:55:15 PM PDT

  • Giving the Sun a Brake
    University of Hawaii - Monday, December 12, 2016
    Posted on: 12/13/2016 12:21:22 AM PDT

  • Impact of a Solar Storm on 28 October 2003
    European Space Agency - Monday, December 12, 2016
    Posted on: 12/12/2016 9:02:08 PM PDT

  • ESA expands space weather services
    European Space Agency - Tuesday, November 15, 2016
    Posted on: 11/15/2016 6:15:31 PM PDT

  • CU Boulder Instrument Suite to Assess Space Weather
    University of Colorado at Boulder - Friday, November 11, 2016
    Posted on: 11/11/2016 5:34:08 PM PDT

  • UNH Researchers Discover Effect of Rare Solar Wind on Earth's Radiation Belts
    University of New Hampshire - Friday, November 4, 2016
    Posted on: 11/4/2016 2:11:26 PM PDT

  • NASA, Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum Host Discussion on Solar Hazards in Exploration
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, October 19, 2016
    Posted on: 10/19/2016 9:09:39 PM PDT

  • Research resolves a debate over 'killer electrons' in space
    University of California Los Angeles - Saturday, October 8, 2016
    Posted on: 10/8/2016 5:09:11 PM PDT

  • NASA Scientist to Discuss "A Space Weather Report" at Library of Congress Lecture
    NASA HQ - Thursday, September 22, 2016
    Posted on: 9/22/2016 9:31:38 PM PDT

  • Slow appearance of sunspots challenges theory
    Max Planck Institute - Thursday, July 14, 2016
    Posted on: 7/14/2016 11:56:21 PM PDT

  • Digitalization of Analogue Data Reveals Past 'Space Weather' Patterns
    Kyoto University - Thursday, June 16, 2016
    Posted on: 6/17/2016 12:25:39 AM PDT

  • MSU Physicist Develops New Model for Speed and Motion of Solar Flares
    Montana State University - Thursday, June 2, 2016
    Posted on: 6/3/2016 12:03:29 AM PDT

  • Scientific visualizations heat up new documentary that helps explain sun's strange phenomena
    National Science Foundation - Tuesday, May 24, 2016
    Posted on: 5/24/2016 9:48:18 PM PDT

  • Virginia Tech researchers in the Antarctic discover new facets of space weather
    National Science Foundation - Tuesday, May 24, 2016
    Posted on: 5/24/2016 3:58:17 PM PDT

  • NASA’s Magnetospheric Multiscale (MMS) mission puts magnetic reconnection under the microscope
    Southwest Research Institute - Friday, May 13, 2016
    Posted on: 5/13/2016 3:57:03 PM PDT

  • Space Weather Satellite ICON on Course for Summer 2017 Launch
    University of California Berkeley - Friday, April 8, 2016
    Posted on: 4/8/2016 5:21:14 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • 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

  • UK Government Space Weather Preparedness Strategy
    UK Government - July 29, 2015
    Posted on: 7/29/2015 1:34:28 PM PDT

  • NASA Solicitation: High Resolution Coronal Imager Telescope Reflight
    Marshall Space Flight Center - June 25, 2015
    Posted on: 6/25/2015 8:01:17 PM PDT

  • Space Weather WARNING: Geomagnetic K-index of 7 or greater (G3 or Greater)
    Space Weather Prediction Center (NOAA) - June 22, 2015
    Posted on: 6/22/2015 6:53:58 PM PDT

  • EXTENDED WARNING: Geomagnetic K-index of 7 or greater expected
    Space Weather Prediction Center (NOAA) - March 17, 2015
    Posted on: 3/17/2015 4:48:03 PM PDT

  • Improvements of the shock arrival times at the Earth model STOA
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - February 10, 2015
    Posted on: 2/10/2015 3:21:23 PM PDT

  • NOAA NWS Space Weather Prediction Center Forecast Warning 1 Feb 2015
    Space Weather Prediction Center (NOAA) - February 1, 2015
    Posted on: 2/2/2015 12:33:11 AM PDT

  • Space Weather WARNING: Geomagnetic K-index of 7 or greater expected
    Space Weather Prediction Center (NOAA) - January 7, 2015
    Posted on: 1/7/2015 2:15:43 PM PDT

  • ALERT: Geomagnetic K-index of 7 (G3)
    Space Weather Prediction Center (NOAA) - September 12, 2014
    Posted on: 9/13/2014 12:09:51 AM PDT

  • WARNING: Geomagnetic K-index of 7 or greater (G3 or Greater)
    Space Weather Prediction Center (NOAA) - September 12, 2014
    Posted on: 9/13/2014 12:07:43 AM PDT

  • G-1 Geomagnetic Storm Possible
    Space Weather Prediction Center (NOAA) - August 18, 2014
    Posted on: 8/18/2014 11:46:12 PM PDT