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Sun-Earth Day 2008: Space Weather Around the World

Sun-Earth Day 2008: Space Weather Around the World

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Tour Bus Group

In the Sun-Earth Day podcast, "STS-118 Lift Off", hear the reaction of this excited crowd just moments before the launch of Space Shuttle Endeavor STS-118.

Space Weather Fact

The August 4, 1972 solar flare was so powerful that, by some estimates, a spacesuited astronaut would have received a lethal does of radiation.

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