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NASA captures footage of enormous solar flare

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.

By February 26, 2014

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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 December 18, 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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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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May the Fourth be with you, from CSIRO Robotics

In honour of International Star Wars Day, the CSIRO is launching its next generation of robots.

By May 2, 2013

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Marvel at NASA's mesmerizing 3-years-of-sun-shots video

NASA puts together a greatest hits collection of images from the Solar Dynamics Observatory over the last three years and turns out an awe-inspiring video.

By April 25, 2013

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Biggest solar flare of the year knocks out radio transmissions

NASA on alert for more after-effects of geomagnetic storm to satellites and spacecraft.

By April 11, 2013

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Rare views of eclipses as seen from space

NASA space observatory sends back a couple more mind-blowingly beautiful images of the sun.

By March 11, 2013

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Solar activity ramping up to a 2013 peak

We've seen a lot of solar activity in the last few months as the sun nears the active peak in its 11-year cycle.

By November 26, 2012

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Solar flare in spectacular HD

NASA has released a video of August's solar flare in 1080p high definition.

By October 1, 2012