A new video shows a burst of light leaping off the sun that is so massive the space agency gives it an X-class rating, which denotes the most intense of all flares.
NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory records a glowing light bulb-like billowing tower of plasma on Sunday that was more than 100,000 miles across.
At Photokina, Leica debuted a new version of its compact X2 camera -- but this one has some designer flair from Paul Smith. Only 1,500 will be built.
NASA on alert for more after-effects of geomagnetic storm to satellites and spacecraft.
NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory captures high-definition images and video of a dramatic solar flare not aimed at Earth.
"Glowing green and red, shimmering hypnotically across the night sky, the aurora borealis is a wonder to behold," says NASA Science's Tony Phillips.
A built-in raincoat, plus enough room for a 17-inch laptop, makes the Targus Flare worth a look, if you don't mind looking like you're on your way back to the dorms.
The burst of plasma from a solar flare is expected to reach the Earth's magnetic field tomorrow and potentially cause disruptions to satellites.
Thought the Netbook was dead? Asus wants to bring it back with this new model.
It's not quite up to the level of what can be done with high-end SLRs, but Flare gives a real-time taste of high-dynamic range imagery to video shot with the iPhone.