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Looking Back at Eclipse 2017
One year ago on August 21, 2017, the continental United States experienced the first total solar eclipse in 99 years.
Planet of Clouds
Our cloud-covered planet is seen from aboard the International Space Station.
Sun's Magnetic Field Portrayed
NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) scientists used their computer models to generate a view of the Sun's magnetic field on August 10, 2018. The bright active region right at the central area of the Sun clearly shows a concentration of field lines, as well as the small active region at the Sun's right edge.
Parker Solar Probe Launches to 'Touch the Sun'
A United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket launches NASA's Parker Solar Probe on a mission to touch the Sun, on Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018 from Launch Complex 37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida.