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The Sun-Earth Connection: Heliophysics Media Briefings Materials

The Sun-Earth Connection: Media Briefings Materials

This page contains links to press releases, multimedia, and features associated with Heliophysics Briefing Presentations.

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Artist concept of space weather showing an active Sun with flares and a CME in the upper right, the Earth in the lower right with types of technology affected by space weather to the lower left; satellites, airplanes, the ISS and ground-based electrical lines.
Heliophysics Science




05.08.14
NASA Telescopes Coordinate Best-Ever Flare Observations

This combined image shows the March 29, 2014, X-class flare as seen through the eyes of different observatories.
    › Google+ Hangout
    › Feature Story
    › High-Res Multimedia

12.06.2011
Fall AGU: Getting Ready for Solar Max

    › News Release
    › Feature Story
    › Briefing Multimedia

03.02.2011
Explaining Solar Cycle 23's Missing Sunspots

Artist concept of space weather showing an active Sun with flares and a CME in the upper right, the Earth in the lower right with types of technology affected by space weather to the lower left; satellites, airplanes, the ISS and ground-based electrical lines.
    › Press Release
    › Feature Story
    › Briefing Multimedia
    › Revised Media Advisory
    › Original Media Advisory


Hi-C captured the highest-resolution images ever taken of the sun's corona in the extreme ultraviolet wavelength on July 11, 2012.
Hi-C - High Resolution Coronal,
Imager Telescope



01.23.2013
Hi-C Sun Observations

    › Press Release
    › Briefing Multimedia
    › Supplemental Multimedia
    › Feature Story
    › Media Advisory


Screen capture from animation showing IBEX spacecraft. IBEX - Interstellar Boundary EXplorer


 


07.10.13
IBEX Provides First View Of the Solar System's Tail

Graphic representation of our heliosphere traveling through the interstellar space.
    › Press Release
    › Briefing Multimedia
    › Feature Story
    › Media Advisory

01.31.12
New Observations of Interstellar Matter

0xygen to Neon comparison graphs superimposed on the latest IBEX full sky map.
    › Press Release
    › Briefing Multimedia
    › Feature Story
    › Media Advisory
    › Additional Media Materials
    › Presenter Bios

09.30.2010
NASA To Reveal New Data On Conditions At Edge Of Solar System

    › Press Release
    › Briefing Multimedia
    › Feature Story
    › Media Advisory
    › Additional Materials

10.15.2009
NASA Spacecraft Provides First View of Our Place in the Galaxy

IBEX-Hi AND IBEX-Lo Correlation
    › Media Advisory
    › Briefing Multimedia
    › Presenter Bios
    › Feature Story
    › Additional Materials

10.17.2008
NASA to Discuss Mission to Study Sun's Weakening Protective Bubble

The Heliosphere
    › Media Advisory
    › Briefing Multimedia

10.06.2008
NASA to Discuss Mission to Explore the Edge of the Solar System

    › Media Advisory
    › Briefing Multimedia
    › Feature Story
    › Additional Materials


Artist's concept of the IRIS satellite in orbit.
IRIS - Interface Region Imaging Spectrograph

 



12.09.2013
IRIS at AGU - Unprecedented Images of Sun

    › AGU Briefing PDF
    › Media Advisory
    › Feature Story

07.25.2013
IRIS - First Light

Still image from the first IRIS movie, 21 hours after opening the door.
    › Briefing Audio
    › Media Advisory/Telecon Link
    › Press Release
    › Briefing Multimedia
    › High Resolution Multimedia
    › Feature Story

06.04.2013
IRIS - NASA Prepares for Launch of Next Solar Satellite

    › Press Release
    › Briefing Multimedia
    › Supplemental Multimedia
    › Feature Story
    › Media Advisory


Artist concept of SDO
SDO - Solar Dynamics Observatory




09.07.2011
SDO/EVE Spots Late Phase in Solar Flares

Visualization of the orbital positions and fields of view of the STEREO spacecraft during the December 2008 coronal mass ejection.
    › Media Advisory
    › Feature Story
    › Press Release
    › Briefing Multimedia
    › Associated Multimedia

12.13.10
AGU 2010 Fall Meeting
From the Sun to Earth: The 1 August 2010 Solar Event

On August 1, 2010 almost the entire Earth-facing side of the sun erupted in a tumult of activity.
    › Feature Story
    › Briefing Multimedia

05.25.10
Small Solar Events Have Large Scale Effects

    › Feature Story
    › Press Release
    › Briefing Multimedia

04.21.10
SDO First Light

First Images taken by SDO on March 30, 2010.
    › Feature Story
    › Audio File
    › Briefing Multimedia
    › High Resolution Multimedia

02.09.10
SDO L-1 Briefing

SDO satellite with instruments highlighted.
    › Briefing Multimedia

01.21.10
Mission to Study the Sun

    › Media Advisory
    › Briefing Multimedia


Artist concept of STEREO
STEREO - Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatory




08.18.11
Tracking Space Weather Events

Visualization of the orbital positions and fields of view of the STEREO spacecraft during the December 2008 CME.
    › Press Release
    › Feature Story
    › Briefing Multimedia
    › High Resolution Media

02.06.2011
First Views Of The Entire Sun On Super Sun-Day

Latest image of the far side of the Sun based on high resolution STEREO data, taken on February 2, 2011 at 23:56 UT.
    › Press Release
    › Briefing Multimedia
    › Self-guided Science Briefing
    › Feature Story
    › Additional materials


Artist's rendering showing two spacecraft representing the not-yet-designed Radiation Belt Storm Probes
Van Allen Probes
(Formerly known as RBSP - Radiation Belt Solar Probes)


02.28.13
Van Allen Probes See Third Radiation Belt

Two giant swaths of radiation, known as the Van Allen Belts, surrounding Earth were discovered in 1958. In 2012, observations from the Van Allen Probes showed that a third belt can sometimes appear.
    › Media Advisory
    › Feature Story
    › Press Release
    › Briefing Multimedia
    › High Resolution Multimedia
    › Google+ Hangout

12.04.12
AGU 2012 Fall Meeting
“New Findings, New Enigmas: NASA’s Van Allen Probes Begin their Exploration of the Radiation Belts”

Artist's rendition of RBSP in orbit.
    › Press Release
    › Feature Story
    › Briefing Multimedia
    › High Resolution Media

08.09.12
RBSP Launch-14 Briefing

    › Press Release
    › Briefing Multimedia
    › Media Advisory
    › High Resolution Media


Artist rendering of Voyager spacecraft
Voyager




12.03.2012
Voyager 1 Encounters New Region in Deep Space

    › Press Release
    › Feature Story
    › Briefing Multimedia
    › Media Advisory

06.09.2011
Conditions at the Edge of the Solar System

    › Press Release
    › Feature Story
    › Briefing Multimedia
    › Associated Video
    › Media Advisory

 

 

Briefings by Date

05.08.14 - Solar Fleet Sees X-Flare
 › Telescopes Best-Ever Flare Observations

12.09.13 - IRIS at AGU
 › IRIS Provides Unprecedented Images of the Sun

07.25.13 - IRIS
 › IRIS First Light
07.10.13 - IBEX
 › IBEX Provides First View Of the Solar System’s Tail


06.04.13 - IRIS
 › IRIS - NASA Prepares for Launch of Next Solar Satellite

02.28.13 - Van Allen Probes
 › New Van Allen Probes Results

01.23.13 - Hi-C
 › Hi-C Sun Observations

12.04.12 - VA Probes
 › Van Allen Probes Reveal New Dynamics of Earth's Radiation Belts (AGU Fall 2012)

12.03.12 - Voyager
 › Voyager 1 Encounters New Region in Deep Space

08.09.12 - RBSP (Renamed Van Allen Probes on 11.09.2012)
 › L-14 Briefing

01.31.12 - IBEX
 › New Observations of Interstellar Matter

12.06.11 - Science
 › Getting Ready for Solar Max

09.07.11 - SDO
 › EVE Sees Late Phase in Flares

08.18.11 - STEREO
 › Tracking Space Weather Events

06.09.11 - Voyager
 › Magnetic Bubbles at Edge

03.02.11 - Science
 › Solar Cycle 23's Missing Sunspots

02.06.11 - STEREO
 › First View of Entire Sun

12.13.10 - SDO
 › Aug 1, 2010 Solar Event

09.30.10 - IBEX
 › Second All-Sky Map, Knot Untied

05.25.10 - SDO
 › Small Solar Events, Large Effects

04.21.10 - SDO
 › First Light

02.09.10 - SDO
 › L-1 Briefing

01.21.10 - SDO
 › Mission to Study the Sun

10.15.09 - IBEX
 › First All-Sky Map

10.17.08 - IBEX
 › L-2 Briefing

10.06.08 - IBEX
 › Mission to Explore Solar System Edge

Page Last Updated: May 28th, 2014
Page Editor: Holly Zell