This Flash-based viewer allows you to view real-time NASA satellite images of the Sun and the Earth. Near real-time images from a variety of NASA satellites and ground-based observatories are presented. Enjoy zooming and panning the images! A scale tool with the size of the Earth is also presented with the solar images.
Voyage with the Exploratorium staff in a canoe and climb atop a 14,000-ft volcao in Hawaii to gaze at the stars
Play the Great Escape, Magneto Bowling, Magneto Mini Golf, and Solar Vision produced by the Space Science Institute with NASA funding
This new experiential Web site lets you explore Chaco Canyon and the Yucatan to learn about NASA research on the Sun and solar practices within a larger historical and cultural context.
Can you match all the tiles? Try your hand at Concentration!
The fastest coronal mass ejection was recorded on August 4, 1972 and traveled from the sun to earth in 14.6 hours - a speed of nearly 10 million kilometers per hour!