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Fraser
2012-Sep-04, 09:10 PM
And we have liftoff! The Solar Dynamics Observatory has been providing images and video of some some beautiful prominences and filaments over the past few days, and today the spacecraft captured a large prominence lifting off over the North Western limb of the Sun. A huge ball of plasma explodes from the surface and blooms [...]

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