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Fraser
2008-Apr-02, 08:30 AM
A solar tsunami blasted its way through the sunís lower atmosphere on May, 19 2007, and the action was captured by the twin STEREO spacecraft. Solar tsunamis are launched by huge explosions near the Sun's atmosphere, called coronal mass ejections (CMEs). Although solar tsunamis share much in common with tsunamis on Earth, the solar [...]

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