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Atmosphere, space and satellites.

Atmosphere, space and satellites.

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Published by Bay Books in London, Sydney .
Written in English


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SeriesWorld of science
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Open LibraryOL20064353M
ISBN 100858352672

Satellites and other spacecraft help us observe space weather. They collect data about the Sun, Earth's magnetosphere, Earth's atmosphere, and space weather throughout the rest of our Solar System. Spacecraft that Watch the Sun. Some spacecraft watch the Sun. They have special telescopes for looking at the Sun and the Sun's atmosphere. Approximately 2, artificial satellites orbiting Earth relay analog and digital signals carrying voice, video, and data to and from one or satellite observatory Satellite observatory, Earth-orbiting spacecraft that allows celestial objects and radiation to be studied from above the atmosphere.

  The satellites in low earth orbit will eventually fall back into the atmosphere and will burn up harmlessly like a meteor. However, there are many satellites in geosynchronous 24 hour orbit that are high enough to stay in orbit essentially forever.


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