How a scientist established a two-stage solar flare early warning system

Space: Science & Technology” width=”800″ height=”530″/> The visualization of four features during the existence of an active region. The x-axis represents time and its unit is a sample, where “0” represents the start time of an active region, and the time gap between adjacent times is 1.5 h. The y-axis represents the value of a … Read more

ULA launches US Space Force’s last SBIRS missile warning satellite – Spaceflight Now

ULA’s Atlas 5 rocket lifts off from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station Credit: United Launch Alliance The departure at dawn of a United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket from Cape Canaveral Thursday sent aloft the US military’s last Space Based Infrared System missile warning satellite, a $1.2 billion mission billed by the Space Force as … Read more

Final SBIRS missile warning satellite ready for launch – Spaceflight Now

Artist’s concept of the SBIRS GEO 6 satellite in orbit, with its solar arrays extended. Credit: Lockheed Martin The last in a line of six satellites for the US military’s Space Based Infrared System, or SBIRS, missile warning program is ready for launch Thursday from Cape Canaveral on top of a United Launch Alliance Atlas … Read more

ULA’s Atlas 5 rocket moved to launch pad with US military missile warning satellite – Spaceflight Now

ULA’s Atlas 5 rocket rolls out to Space Launch Complex 41 on Tuesday at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station. Credit: United Launch Alliance United Launch Alliance’s next Atlas 5 rocket rolled out to its launch pad Tuesday at Cape Canaveral for a fiery blastoff at dawn Thursday with a US military missile warning satellite. The … Read more

Could medicine found in wastewater provide an early warning?

To study medicines in wastewater, UB scientists use the equipment and techniques pictured here to isolate chemical compounds from water samples. Credit: Meredith Forrest Kulwicki / University at Buffalo In a pilot project exploring ways to monitor COVID-19, University at Buffalo scientists hunted for pharmaceuticals and viral RNA simultaneously in wastewater in Western New York. … Read more