Sun  ID: 20230

Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO)

The Solar & Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO) project is a cooperative effort between the European Space Agency (ESA) and NASA. SOHO was designed to study the internal structure of the Sun, its extensive outer atmosphere and the origin of the solar wind, the stream of highly ionized gas that blows continuously outward through the Solar System.  

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Chris Meaney (HTSI): Lead Animator
Walt Feimer (HTSI): Lead Animator
Genna Duberstein (USRA): Producer
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SOHO

Keywords:
SVS >> SOHO
SVS >> Sun
NASA Science >> Sun