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August 9, 2018
An illustration of the sun-bound Parker Solar Probe. MUST CREDIT: NASA/Johns Hopkins APL/Steve Gribben
This NASA spacecraft is about to probe one of Earth's scariest threats - the sun
August 9, 2018 - 5:37pm
August 13, 2017
Solar eclipse glasses that will be handed out by the community are pictured in Depoe Bay, Oregon, U.S., August 8, 2017.  REUTERS/Jane Ross
America's total eclipse floods market with fake sunglasses
August 13, 2017 - 10:53am
Solar eclipse sunglasses are pictured in Los Angeles, California, U.S., August 8, 2017. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
Eye safety critical is critical during total eclipse
August 13, 2017 - 10:44am
NASA map
Moon's shadow to streak across the U.S. during total solar eclipse Aug 21
August 13, 2017 - 10:42am
May 23, 2017
Unbeaten Lynx hold off Sun for 80-78 win
May 23, 2017 - 10:36pm
January 20, 2016
An artist's rendering shows the distant view from "Planet Nine" back towardsthe sun, in this handout photo provided by the California Institute of Technology. (REUTERS)
Researchers find possible ninth planet beyond Neptune
January 20, 2016 - 4:29pm
Stay safe in the sun and water this summer
July 20, 2013 - 12:07am
May 21, 2012
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Astro Bob blog: Did you see the solar eclipse?
May 21, 2012 - 8:39am
December 20, 2011
The tip of Earth's axis causes the northern hemisphere to face away from the sun in winter and toward it in summer. Credit: NASA Winter solstice arrives tomorrow
December 20, 2011 - 1:40pm
December 10, 2009
A sun dog is seen in the sky Wednesday above Highway 40 near Willmar. Sun dogs, according to online sources, are often seen during extremely cold weather and are formed by the sun reflecting off ice crystals, known as diamond dust, drifting in the air at a low level. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Winter at its most serene
December 10, 2009 - 12:00am
September 8, 2009
Erik Thompson, president of Prairie Sun Bank, has discovered that small wind projects can come with big frustrations and costs. He stands by a 120-foot-long tower that has been lying prone since last April. It will soon be hoisted with a 20-kilowatt Jacob's wind turbine atop it, but it will be many weeks, if not months, before the turbine can be put to work. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
President of Milan and Appleton bank is finding his small wind energy initiative comes with a large cost
September 8, 2009 - 12:00am
April 24, 2009
After some delays, Milan bank's wind tower arrives
April 24, 2009 - 12:00am
April 17, 2009
Milan bank's wind tower arrives
April 17, 2009 - 2:56pm
December 24, 2008
Letter: Yes, there's a good old Santa Claus
December 24, 2008 - 12:00am
October 6, 2008
In this Oct. 31, 2006 file photo, Shaun Nugent, right, Sun Country Airlines CEO, appears with businessman Tom Petters at a news conference which it was announced Petters investment group, consisting of Petters Group and Whitebox Advisors, had completed the acquisition of Sun Country Airlines, a low-cost carrier that flies a limited scheduled to popular leisure and business destinations. Sun Country announced Monday the company is filing bankruptcy. (AP Photo/The Tar Tribune, David Joles, file)
Update 4:30 p.m.: Sun Country files for bankruptcy protection
October 6, 2008 - 2:40pm