Solar Scope To Spy Source of Sun’s Million-Degree Atmosphere | Video

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Published on Jun 3, 2013

The Interface Region Imaging Spectrograph (IRIS) will open a new eye on a mostly unexplored region of the Sun that drives the solar wind and brings ‘hell-fire’ to to the star’s upper atmosphere. A launch in late June 2013 is expected.

 

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