From the Sun to the Stars
The New Science of Heliophysics

International Heliophysical Year"From The Sun to the Stars - The New Science of Heliophysics" is a one hour broadcast documentary appearing on NASA-TV and participating public television stations (check local listings), and available on DVD from NASA CORE. The program is formatted - magazine-style - with six segments that can also be viewed as individual videos. When you see the video icon, Tease and Titles click it to view one of the segments. At several places in the video an icon appears saying, for example, suntostars.info/ihy That's an indication that more information and related URLs can be found online. This page provides an Index of all such words, which include scientific concepts, spacecraft missions, key individuals and historical events. Click on any terms below to jump directly to that description, or browse by the six "acts" of the video. For a Word or PDF program transcript, click the appropriate link.

Space Weather & Global Society
Blowing in the Solar Wind

IHY
Solar Wind
Space Weather
Aurora
Magnetosphere
Polar Gateways

Click to watch the Video Space Weather

Science Years & "Experiments In Concert"
Search for Aurora… Causes Then & Now

THEMIS
IPY 1
IGY
Syun-Ichi Akasofu
Reconnection
Great Observatory

Click to watch the Video Science Years

From Explorer 1 to the Voyagers
The first 50 years of the Space Age

Van Allen
Sputnik
Explorer 1
Voyager
Heliopause
Solar Probe

Click to watch the Video From Explorer 1 to the Voyagers

Opening Eyes to Sun-Earth Connections
IHY goes Global

United Nations
SOHO
IHY Africa
IHY Zambia


Click to watch the Video Opening Eyes

Closing the Gaps
New Magnetometers & New Researchers

Scintillation
Sondrestrom
Magnetometers
AMBER
AWESOME
SID

Click to watch the Video Closing the Gaps

Legacy of the IHY
Practical Applications & Fundamental Breakthroughs

IBEX
1989
1998
Fusion

Click to watch the Video Legacy of the IHY

Sun to Stars Logos
Passport to Knowledge International Heliophysical Year NASA IHY Page