Striking a Solar Balance

  • Released Wednesday, May 7, 2008
  • Updated Tuesday, December 1, 2015 at 8:41AM
  • ID: 10198


This short film explores the vital connection between the Earth and the Sun. NASA's Glory mission and the Total Irradiance Monitor will continue nearly three decades of solar irradiance measurments. This crucial data will contribute to the long-term climate record.

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The SORCE mission (launched January 23, 2003) will study the variability of the Sun and its impact on the Earth"s Climate.

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