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Acknowledgment

(The Images and Pictures are listed below 

Copyright ownership consent was obtained for all NASA’s media, photographs, images, and videos, not listed as “Public Domain”, etc.

First of all, Sounds of the Sun is not associated with nor affiliated with NASA or the NOAA or the USG in any way.  Soundsofthesun.com is a website blog presenting the new book series, Sounds of the Sun: (Book One: The Story of the Coming Three Days of Darkness. And book two: Greeting from Venus), and is not affiliated with these space agencies mentioned above nor any other agencies.

I wish to acknowledge and thank all scientists, nuclear physicists, astronomers, heliophysicists, astrophysicists, geologists, geophysicist, astronauts, medical doctors, photographers, mathematicians, professors and amateur astronomers whose work contributed to the research for the completion of book one: Sounds of the Sun, The Story of the Coming Three Days of Darkness.

I thank them for their contribution to the world which made it possible for Sounds of the Sun the Story of the Coming Three Days of Darkness to be written and published.

The following photos are courtesy of NASA and its various scientific departments and missions and NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center.  More, in particular, I wish to thank NASA Science and NASA Heliophysics Departments for making the information I needed for my research readily available online, as public domain, in impeccable professional detail.

Every effort was made to ensure that all material, content, video, and images originating from the above-mentioned agencies were public domain, and consent was obtained for those that were not public domain.  For specifics on copyright permission from these agencies please contact the NASA, NOAA, and USGS copyright notification websites, as here linked.

These particular images below and images and videos throughout this website were and used to illustrate the topics in the non-fictional science behind the story in the novel, Sounds of the Sun, the Story of the Coming Three Days of Darkness  were public domain, permitted by the internet content public domain rules and regulations, all others were used with consent by the publisher or owner of the media materials, photographs, and images.

Furthermore, I wish to thank every scientist, researchers, astronauts and engineers, and warmly thank all employees of the space agencies named in the book, who through their diligence, research, and their studies and knowledge and hard work, provided and made available the information that made it possible for this unique novel to be written.

Thank you.

Image #1 – The Analemma

The Analema

Image # 2 –  The Heliosphere – A shield which protects the sun and the solar system from galactic rays.

]Heliosphere

CREDIT: NASA – Heliophysics

Image # 3 – Magnetosphere – A shield which protects the earth from cosmic and solar radiation.

Magnetosphere_and _Magnetic Field

Credit: NASA – Images – earth’s magnetosphere

Image # 4 – The Magnetic Field of the earth – It distributes solar radiation and electromagnetic currents around the magnetosphere through its lines. It prevents solar radiation from dumping on earth all in one spot.

The_Magnetic_Field_of_the_Earth

CREDIT: NASA Media Gallery

Image # 5 – Layers of the Magnetosphere

Layers of the Magnetosphere

Layers of the Magnetosphere
CREDIT: NASA Images