Scientists seeking to bring the fusion reaction that powers the sun and stars to Earth must keep the superhot plasma free from disruptions.
Filaments sometimes explode off the Sun. Featured, a huge filament had been seen hovering over the Sun’s surface for over a week before it erupted…
SOHO the Sun-orbiting spacecraft, has captured many erupting filaments, Coronal Mass Ejection (CME), lifting off the active solar surface and blasting enormous bubbles of magnetic
An impressive Sun’s image, featuring incandescent plasma suspended in looping and twisted magnetic fields stretched toward the Sun’s eastern horizon, on September 16. Image credit
The 200-trillion watt Trident Laser produces Plasma many times hotter than the Sun.
An enormous stream of plasma burst out from the Sun, but since it lacked enough force to break away, most of it fell back into
Dedicated to today’s eclipse of the Sun, these unique photographs of the Sun by Amateur astronomer Ralph Smith, using just a simple camera attached to
A powerful blast of plasma erupts from the Sun, like a dragon breathing fire, in this colorized view of a ‘coronal mass ejection’. Image
A giant Solar Eruption the size of 20 Earths, on Dec. 31, 2012. The length of the eruption extends about 160,000 miles out from the
ESA’s quartet of satellites has discovered that Earth’s Magnetosphere behaves like a sieve in orbit, and that our protective magnetic bubble lets the solar wind