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Last Post 19 Mar 2018 10:30 AM by  Alessandra Pacini
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shawn n


19 Mar 2018 10:17 AM
    when did scientists first realize, or understand that the sun effected our atmosphere? thank you...

    Alessandra Pacini

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    19 Mar 2018 10:30 AM
    Hi Shawn,
    in 1731, a French philosopher called Jean-Jacques Dortous de Mairan realized that the occurrence of Auroras Borealis was correlated to the number of Sunspots, and suggested for the first time that the Sun was the responsible for this beautiful phenomena.
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