Solar System Scratchpad

[Boiler Plate]

A stream of electrically charged particles that stream out from the Sun at 250 to 370 miles per second. They strike planetary surfaces unless protected by a magnetosphere or atmosphere. A thin plasma.

Sun/Solar Wind Web PagesEdit

Sun/Solar Wind In the NewsEdit

Magnetic Tornadoes Discovered (Jun 2009)Edit

See Mercury/Magnetic Tornadoes
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