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Watch a solar flare captured by an entire satellite fleet

On 1 May, an enormous plasma flare erupted on the sun — and was captured by NASA's fleet of Heliophysics satellites.

By May. 8, 2013

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Invisible parts of the sun revealed in NASA video

The Solar Dynamics Observatory has the ability to stare at the sun without going blind, and it captures all kinds of colorful activity in the process.

By Dec. 18, 2013

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NASA to blastoff solar satellite to gather images of the sun

The U.S. space agency is launching a new mission tasked with getting a better understanding the sun's ultraviolet emissions and their impact on Earth.

By Jun. 4, 2013

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The sun erupts in the biggest flares of 2013

The sun is getting seriously busy, erupting in its first X-class solar flares — the most powerful flares it can emit.

By May. 13, 2013

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NASA: There will be a year 2013, so plan accordingly

It's time to end all the end-of-times chatter. NASA and others are working to dispel the 2012 end-of-the-world rumors.

By Nov. 29, 2012