View Full Version : Something New On the Sun: SDO Spots a Late Phase in Solar Flares

2011-Sep-07, 07:50 PM
From a NASA press release: The Sun’s surface dances. Giant loops of magnetized solar material burst up, twist, and fall back down. Some erupt, shooting radiation flares and particles out into space. Forced to observe this dance from afar, scientists use all the tools at their disposal to look for patterns and connections to discover [...]

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