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Sunspot size of 3 Earth's is facing us, doubling in size every 24hrs
Officials have recognized a fast-growing sunspot that is three times the size of the Earth and within our planet's firing range.
NASA videos long-duration solar flare erupting on surface of the Sun
NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory has captured a long-duration solar flare that recently erupted on the surface of the Sun.
Amazing satellite views capture this years first solar eclipse
The first solar eclipse of the year on April 30th was captured by NOAA satellites that spotted the lunar disk blocking the sun.
NASA captures the Sun releasing a strong solar flare on video
NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory has captured the Sun releasing a solar flare that falls into the most intense category.
One of the two solar eclipses just happened, a phenomenon photographed
One of the two partial solar eclipses scheduled to happen throughout 2022 recently happened, and the phenomenon was photographed.
First solar eclipse of 2022 is in days, here's how and when to view it
The very first eclipse of 2022 is arriving later this week and will be viewable from multiple locations around the planet.
Earth smacked with another large solar flare, second radio blackout
For the second day in a row Earth has been whacked with a large solar flare from an active sunspot, causing radio blackouts.
Sun erupts 19 solar flares in a day, hits Earth cause radio blackout
The Space Weather Prediction Center has confirmed that a large solar flare hit Earth and caused widespread radio blackouts.
Officials confirm sunspot eruption may bring auroras over New York
A sunspot eruption that resulted in a ball of plasma being shot toward Earth may cause auroras to appear as far south as New York.
Officials confirms explosion on Sun, plasma ball hurled towards Earth
A 'dead' sunspot on the surface of the Sun has exploded, and as a result, a large plasma ball has been launched towards Earth.
First solar eclipse of 2022 will happen in April, NASA reveals date
NASA has confirmed the first solar eclipse of 2022 will occur in April, revealing the date and the locations for viewing.
NASA explains the two major kinds of eruptions that happen on the Sun
NASA has dropped a video that explains the difference between solar flares and coronal mass ejections, two eruptions from the Sun.
12,000 mile 'canyon of fire' erupts on Sun, shooting a blast at Earth
A 12,000 mile-long 'canyon of fire' has opened up on the surface of the Sun, causing a charged blast to be shot towards Earth.
17 solar flares cause Sun blast to hit Earth at nearly 2 million mph
Officials warned that 17 solar flares in two days caused a 'cannibal coronal mass ejection ' to be launched towards Earth.
Auroras light up the US after 'cannibal' Sun eruption slams into Earth
Many people across the US were able to photograph the northern lights aurora after a solar eruption caused a CME that hit Earth.
Sunspot explodes 17 solar flares, launching two blasts towards Earth
Researchers have observed at least 17 different solar flare blasts erupting from a single sunspot over the last two days.
Highest resolution image of Sun ever published, 83 million pixels
The European Space Agency (ESA) has released what is now the highest resolution image ever taken of the Sun's atmosphere.
This famous comet disintegrated after its close approach with the Sun
A famous icy comet is making its way close to the Sun, and as it makes its approach with our star, the comet is falling apart.
Blasts from the Sun are coming after two solar flares, radio blackout
Observatories have seen an active sunspot region on the Sun's surface that has recently produced two moderate solar flares.
NASA astronaut shatters record for longest American spaceflight
55-year-old retired Army colonel and now NASA astronaut breaks the record for the longest spaceflight after launching in 2021.
Officials confirm multiple solar storms will hit Earth very soon
Officials from the Space Weather Prediction Center have confirmed that several geomagnetic storms will hit Earth this week.
Earth may be hit with a blast from the Sun very soon
NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory has observed a recent blast from the Sun that could deal Earth a blow in the coming days.
Sun satellite captures first-of-its-kind image of giant solar eruption
NASA and the European Space Agency's (ESA) solar orbiter has captured a first-of-its-kind image of a massive solar eruption.
Enormous solar eruption caught on video by ESA satellite
The ESA's Solar Orbiter has captured video of the largest solar prominence seen in a single field of view with the solar disc.
Astronomers witness 'zombie' star devouring dead planet remains
Astronomers have detected out-of-place elements on the surface of a white dwarf star that may have come from dead planet remains.
Sun blast kills batch of Starlink satellites, will burn up reentering
Elon Musk's SpaceX has announced that numerous Starlink satellites were impacted by a geomagnetic storm caused by the Sun.
Officials confirm arrival date for powerful solar flare and Sun blast
A burst that came from a sunspot has caused a powerful solar flare and a blast from the Sun to be on track to hit Earth.
Scientists discover intense solar storm hit Earth 10,000 years ago
A new study has found evidence of a massive solar storm striking Earth nearly 10,000 years ago during the Sun's 'passive phase'.
Solar flare and Sun blast to hit Earth on this date, officials confirm
A large sunspot has quadrupled in size in the last 48 hours, officials have said the chances of a solar flare hitting Earth.
NASA observatory spots the Sun releasing a mid-level solar flare
NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) has spotted a mid-level M5.5 class solar flare on the sun's surface on January 20th, 2022.
Chinese 'artificial sun' just got five times hotter than our sun
China's Experimental Advanced Superconducting Tokamak nuclear fusion reactor has held 70 million degrees Celsius for 1056 seconds.
The Sun once had rings like Saturn, new study says
New simulations show how the sun could have initially had Saturn-like rings surrounding it, preventing a super-Earth forming.
How did NASA's probe touch the Sun without melting? NASA answers
NASA has explained why its Parker Solar Probe, that is headed for and has previously touched the Sun won't melt due to the heat.
NASA's planet hunter satellite detects a dark and mysterious object
Astronomers have used NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) to detect a dark and mysterious object in space.
China takes major step towards achieving almost limitless clean energy
China has taken another major step towards achieving limitless emission-free energy as its 'artificial Sun' hits another milestone.
NASA solar probe takes an insane video of it 'touching' the Sun
NASA's Parker Solar Probe has officially made space history as it's the first spacecraft to have 'touched the Sun' as it flew by.
NASA confirms its probe just 'touched' the Sun, first time in history
NASA's solar probe has, for the first time in history, 'touched' the Sun, marking a monumental achievement for solar science.
Sun captured in jaw-dropping detail with new 300-megapixel photograph
An astrophotographer has snapped a mind-blowing image of the Sun, which is actually 150,000 separate images combined together.
NASA says how to spot comet Leonard that's close to Earth right now
A comet that has taken thousands of years to pass into our inner solar system is close to Earth, here's you can see it at home.
If the Sun hits us with this 'it could have a serious impact on Earth'
A new study has observed a Sun-like star that has seemingly given a 'warning' for what's possibly to come for our own Sun.
Watch 2021's only total solar eclipse in just 1 minute with this video
Very few people were able to observe the only total solar eclipse for 2021, as the totality was only visible from Antarctica.
5 outrageous facts about Earth more people should know about
Here are five amazing facts about the formation of Earth, its elements, magnetics, how it's connected to the Sun, and much more.
Multiple eruptions on the Sun, impact may reach Earth in coming days
Multiple eruptions have occurred on the surface of the Sun, and a magnetic filament on the Sun's southern hemisphere exploded.
Here's the chances of Elon Musk's Tesla crashing into Earth
Researchers calculated the chances of Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster that's in space crash landing on Mars or Earth in the future.
How to view the only total solar eclipse of the year on December 4th
Don't miss the next total solar eclipse on December 4th, you can catch NASA's livestream or potentially see it yourself outside.
Huge asteroid to approach Earth very soon, 'potentially hazardous'
An asteroid larger than a typical space rock will be approaching Earth soon, and it's classified as 'potentially hazardous'.
62-mile wide comet, the largest ever found, just surprised researchers
The largest comet that has ever been found with a telescope has just surprised researchers and will no doubt continue to do so.
Comet to approach Earth very soon, first visit for about 70,000 years
A comet that hasn't approached Earth for about 70,000 years is going to come relatively close to Earth soon. Mark your calendars.
NASA probe breaks two world records, now fastest object ever built
NASA's Parker Solar Probe has completed a record-setting swing by the Sun, breaking two world records while making its pass.
Earth to be sideswiped by Sun blast very soon, 'canyon of fire' seen
Reports indicate that the Sun released a CME, and Earth will receive a glancing blow that is expected to cause geomagnetic storms.