SPHERICAL CAMERA AT THE EDGE OF SPACE: On Feb. 27th,
Spaceweather.com and the students of Earth to Sky Calculus launched a
space weather balloon to monitor increasing levels of cosmic rays in the
stratosphere. The payload carried something new: a spherical camera.
Visit Spaceweather.com to view the first interactive 3D images of the edge of space.
CHANCE OF STORMS:
NOAA forecasters estimate a 40% chance of minor geomagnetic storms on
March 1st when a solar wind stream is expected to hit Earth's magnetic
field. Arctic sky watchers should be alert for auroras.