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Sun-Earth Day 2008: Space Weather Around the World

Sun-Earth Day 2008: Space Weather Around the World

SUN-EARTH DAY TEAM

Brought to you by the Sun-Earth Connection Education Forum

Sun-Earth Day Project Lead
Carolyn Ng
Formal Education Coordinator
Elaine Lewis
Informal Education Coordinator
Dr. Isabel Hawkins
Renee Frappier - Center for Science Education Manager
Web Content Manager/Producer
Troy Cline
Web Site Design/Development
Website Maintenance
Bryan Stephenson
Senior Astronomer/Writer
Co-directors of Sun Earth Connection
  • Dr. Isabel Hawkins (U.C. Berkley)
  • Dr. Jim Thieman (Goddard Space Flight Center)
Project Partners
Special Thanks
  • Dr. James Thieman - For making all of this possible
  • Dr. Steele Hill - SOHO, poster design
  • Nathan James - SEC Education Resource Coordinator, SED registration
  • Jeff Simpson - SED registration
  • Lou Mayo - SED Amateur Astronomer Lead - Planetary Scientist / Writer
  • Karen Meyer - SECEF: Forum Manager, evaluation
  • Darlene Park - Outreach Coordinator
  • Igor Ruderman - Programmer Analyst - CSE@SSL
  • Dr. Greg Schultz - Education/Outreach Scientist and Teacher Educator
  • Dr. Fred Espenak - advisor and speaker
  • Ruth Paglierani - elementary education specialist
  • SEC Missions - contributions of printed resources and participation

Space Weather Fact

Solar flares can sometimes heat the solar surface to temperatures of 80 million °F - far hotter that the sun's core!

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