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Michael Maimone

Space

Launches and spaceflight updates: Week of August 8, 2022

Looking for this week’s Launches blog? Click here. EarthSky’s Launches blog, with Dave Adalian and Lia De La Cruz, brings...
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Sun activity: Week of August 8, 2022

Looking for the current page on sun activity? Click here. Update August 14: A super-long coronal hole Today’s top sun...
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Launches and spaceflight updates: Week of August 1, 2022

Launches updates for the week of August 1, 2022: South Korea launches its first moon mission, Elon Musk hints at a date for Starship, and more.
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Sun activity: Week of August 1, 2022

Sun activity for the week of August 1, 2022: Activity remained low on the sun's Earth-facing side, however, plenty of action occurred on the far side.
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Launches and spaceflight updates: Week of July 25, 2022

China launched an unknown payload on Friday (July 29, 2022). An uncontrolled re-entry was planned, for the 2nd time this month.
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Sun activity: Week of July 25, 2022

Sun activity week of July 25, 2022: Mostly quiet. But by July 31, we started seeing activity on the sun's far side. It might soon rotate into our view.
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Sun activity: Week of July 18, 2022

Looking for the current page on sun activity? Click here. July 24 update: Bam! Beautiful filament eruption Today’s top sun...
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Sun activity: Week of July 11, 2022

Looking for the current page on sun activity? Click here. July 17 update: Lots of filament eruptions Today’s top sun...
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Sun activity: Week of July 4, 2022

Looking for the current page on sun activity? Click here. July 10 update: Beautiful eruption! Today’s top sun news: Sun activity...
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Sun activity: Week of June 27, 2022

Looking for the current page on sun activity? Click here. July 3 update: Calm again after auroral display Today’s top...