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NASA - SDO Ultra-high Def View Of 2012 Venus Transit

Uploaded by NASA Goddard

Wednesday Jun 06, 2012 16:16

Cue "whoa's" at the 2min mark. Solar Dynamics Observatory, or SDO was launched in February of 2010 to study the sun. One of the most advanced devices ever launched. It returns more than a terabyte of data every DAY and has resolution 8 times higher than HD tv.