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Voyager 2 reaches interstellar space

November 5, 2019

Voyager 1 has a companion in the realm of the stars. Researchers at the University of Iowa report that…
Pressure Runs High at Edge of Solar System

October 12, 2019

Out at the boundary of our solar system, pressure runs high. This pressure, the force plasma, magnetic fields…
NASA Selects Proposals to Advance Understanding of Space Weather

September 4, 2019

NASA has selected three proposals for concept studies of missions that could help us better understand the dynamic…
A New Plan for Keeping NASA’s Oldest Explorers Going

July 9, 2019

With careful planning and dashes of creativity, engineers have been able to keep NASA’s Voyager 1 and 2…
The outer limits: New satellite to probe solar system’s edges

July 26, 2018

Researchers at CU Boulder will soon set their sights on the heliosphere, a massive bubble in space that…
Princeton’s McComas will lead IMAP, a NASA mission to study the heliosphere

July 19, 2018

Slated to launch in 2024, the Interstellar Mapping and Acceleration Probe (IMAP) mission will investigate the heliosphere, which surrounds…
UNH Researchers Land Roles in NASA Mission to Study Outer Solar System

June 12, 2018

Researchers and engineers from the University of New Hampshire’s Space Science Center (SSC) have been selected to be…
As Solar Wind Blows, Our Heliosphere Balloons

June 7, 2018

What happens when the solar wind suddenly starts to blow significantly harder? According to two recent studies, the…
NASA Selects Mission to Study Solar Wind Boundary of Outer Solar System

June 2, 2018

NASA has selected a science mission planned for launch in 2024 that will sample, analyze, and map particles…
NASA’s Cassini, Voyager Missions Suggest New Picture of Sun’s Interaction with Galaxy

April 25, 2017

New data from NASA’s Cassini mission, combined with measurements from the two Voyager spacecraft and NASA’s Interstellar Boundary…
Study Solves Mysteries of Voyager 1’s Journey into Interstellar Space

October 30, 2015

Scientists from the University of New Hampshire and colleagues answer the question of why NASA’s Voyager 1, when…
IBEX spacecraft sets gold standard for understanding galactic material around solar system

October 21, 2015

NASA’s Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX) reached a milestone in its seven-year mission today with the publication of 14…
NASA Awards Radiation Challenge Winners, Launches Next Round to Seek Ideas for Protecting Humans on the Journey to Mars

April 17, 2015

NASA awarded $12,000 to five winners of a challenge to mitigate radiation exposure on deep space missions and…
Study Finds Two Solar Wind Jets in the Heliosphere

March 4, 2015

As the sun skims through the galaxy, it emits charged particles in a stream of plasma called the…
A new view of the solar system: Astrophysical jets driven by the sun

February 20, 2015

As the sun skims through the galaxy, it flings out charged particles in a stream of plasma called…
IBEX and Voyager spacecraft drive advances in outer heliosphere research

August 5, 2014

Scientists yesterday highlighted an impressive list of achievements in researching the outer heliosphere at the 40th International Committee…
IBEX Helps Paint Picture of the Magnetic System Beyond the Solar Wind

February 14, 2014

Understanding the region of interstellar space through which the solar system travels is no easy task. Interstellar space…
Voyager 1 magnetic data surprise intrigues researchers

September 26, 2013

A University of Alabama in Huntsville graduate student and a recent UAH doctoral graduate are exploring surprising data…
Update: Voyager 1 spacecraft reaches interstellar space, study confirms

September 13, 2013

University of Iowa space physicist Don Gurnett says there is solid evidence that NASA’s Voyager 1 spacecraft has…
Interstellar winds buffeting our solar system have shifted direction

September 6, 2013

Scientists, including University of New Hampshire astrophysicists involved in NASA’s Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX) mission, have discovered that…
The Sun’s ripple effect

August 5, 2013

A new study co-authored by Boston University astronomers indicates that a bow shock (a dynamic boundary between the…
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