|Photo: Blossoming Promise, Courtesy of SDO and NASA|
I was also very excited to learn that this project is headed by a woman, Elizabeth Citrin. You can read all about her and the rest of the SDO team here.
The scientific goals of the SDO Project, taken directly from the NASA SDO site, are to improve understanding of the following seven questions:
Though I'm glad they are trying to understand all of this, I'm most thrilled that they are willing to share all of their fantastic images online!
In other exciting news, a new free online YA Sci/fi Fantasy fiction project I'm working on, The Ravens Crossing, is now partnering with the YA LGBT Books Group on Goodreads. I am very proud to be a part of promoting safe spaces and good reading for young adults!