NASA’s BITSE Solar Scope Is Ready for Balloon Flight Over New Mexico

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Friday, August 23, 2019 - 15:31
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NASA is getting ready to test a new way to see the Sun, high over the New Mexico desert: a coronagraph called BITSE. BITSE will fly up to the edge of the atmosphere from Fort Sumner, New Mexico, and seeks to explain how the Sun spits out the solar wind.
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