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DSCOVR Satellite Game Changer to Forecast Earth Weather Accurately (Photos, Video)

A new mission to monitor solar activity is now making its way to an orbit one million miles from Earth. The Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR) launched on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket at 6:03 p.m. EST Wednesday from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. DSCOVR, a partnership among the National Oceanic and Atmospheric ...

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SpaceX Latest DSCOVR Satellite Launch Delayed Again to Wednesday

After analyzing the weather conditions, SpaceX launch has beeen delayed owing to upper-level winds remaining in the red. “The data from the next-to-last balloon revealed conditions that are still outside the allowed limits,” said Steven Siceloff on behalf of the SpaceX and NASA teams. The next launch attempt of NOAA’s DSCOVR is on Wednesday at 6:03 p.m. EST, after upper-level ...

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