The Parker Solar Probe data clarifies the sun's magnetic activity—and may bolster our ability to predict dangerous solar wind events, researchers say.
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Ship emissions make the clouds near their routes brighter, researchers say. The clouds can reflect the sun and keep the Earth cooler.
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Gray whales use Earth's magnetic field like a GPS to navigate their migrations, but cosmic bursts of radio static may throw them off.
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There's surpising new evidence of "presolar grains," tiny bits of material from before the sun existed, in a meteorite chunk called Curious Marie.
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What if solar panels could generate power when there's no sunlight? It could be possible with the right solar cell, reasearchers say.
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The first observations from NASA's Parker Solar Probe "will fundamentally change our understanding of the sun," researchers say.
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Ultra-sensitive hotspots in the human genome are like "bullseyes" for UV radiation in sunlight, but that could help people at higher risk of skin cancer.
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