May 21, 2015
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Solar Week always devotes a day -- and on-line discussion time -- to a special solar-related theme. This time (late spring 2015), it’s Earth's upper atmosphere, also known as the ionosphere. Our essential question is: What is the unique role of the ionosphere in the Sun-Earth system?
In addition to our usual wonderful and knowledgeable solar scientists answering your questions about the Sun-Earth connection, we've invited some ionosphere experts to join our panel during the week of May 18-22. And we have provided some helpful links to a couple of websites which provide information, videos and activities on the ionosphere.
To continue, please use the link on the gray navigation bar near the top of the page:
About the Ionosphere