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Sun-Earth Day 2008: Space Weather Around the World

Sun-Earth Day 2008: Space Weather Around the World

POLAR GATEWAYS PODCAST GALLERY

Dr. John F. Cooper from the Heliospheric Physics Laboratory, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Barrow, Alaska. John was the chairperson for the Polar Gateways Arctic Circle Sunrise Conference.

Dr. John F. Cooper from the Heliospheric Physics Laboratory, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Barrow, Alaska. John was the chairperson for the Polar Gateways Arctic Circle Sunrise Conference. Photo Credit - Jay Friedlander

Space Weather Fact

Between May 10-12, 1999, the solar wind nearly vanished, causing Earth's magnetosphere to expand in volume by over 100 times!

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