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Cool Dwarf Star Shows Off Super Strong Magnetic Field
Science & Tech  (tags: science, astronomy, space, dwarf star, stars, sun, magnetic, magnetic fields, discovery )

Michael
- 83 days ago - iflscience.com
Size doesn't matter when it comes to magnetism in stars. Astronomers have discovered an ultra-cool red dwarf star with an average magnetic field comparable to the strongest field produced by the Sun during peak activity.
Sun Primer: Why NASA Scientists Observe the Sun in Different Wavelengths
Science & Tech  (tags: Sun, NASA, SDO, 4k video, Space, Weather, Amazing, Interesting, Explanation )

Steve
- 99 days ago - nasa.gov
If you saw the other story about the sun as Thermonuclear Art in Ultra HD here is the reasons for the different colours in the video. Apologies for not posting it at the same time.
NASA - Thermonuclear Art âEUR" The Sun In Ultra-HD (4K)
Science & Tech  (tags: Sun, NASA, SDO, 4K video, Space, Weather, Amazing, Interesting )

Steve
- 100 days ago - nasa.gov
Video of images of the sun taken in ultra HD by NASAâEUR(TM)s Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO)
~SUNSPOTTER~
Science & Tech  (tags: Sun, science, space, study, tech, technology, Ra, Re, discovery, interesting, news, NewTechnology, research, computer, computers )

Mari
- 166 days ago - sunspotter.org
Help us get 250,000 new classifications in the SUNSPOTTER Citizen Science Challenge! August 29-September 5! Have An Amazing Sunday all on Care2!!
Breathtaking' Solar Eclipse Witnessed By Millions
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, science, Sun, Moon, solar eclipse )

Ray
- 330 days ago - m.bbc.co.uk
Millions of people in the UK and northern Europe have glimpsed the best solar eclipse in years.
Total Solar Eclipse 20 March 2015 - Video
Science & Tech  (tags: Solar eclipse 2015, Video, Spitsbergen, Svalbard, nothern hemisphere, sun, moon )

Angelika
- 330 days ago - live.slooh.com
For those who missed this awesome spectacle watch the video from the live cam at Svalbard. (Spitsbergen)
WATCH: NASA Releases Video of Explosions on Sun's Surface
Science & Tech  (tags: nasa, sun, space, technology, world, discovery, computers, habitat, history, humans, interesting, investigation, performance, science, society, energy )

Frank
- 366 days ago - nydailynews.com
The agency's Solar Dynamics Observatory in Washington, D.C., celebrated its five-year anniversary Wednesday and the video contains highlights of explosions, sunspots and materials leaving the sun and entering its atmosphere. ..
Nearby Star Is On A Collision Course With Our Solar System
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, discovery, stars, sun, solar system, space, Oort Cloud, research )

Michael
- 407 days ago - iflscience.com
There's a 90 percent chance that a nearby star will be approaching Earth within the next half million years. Known as Hipparcos 85605, the stellar dwarf is currently 16 light years away from us, and it could come as close as 0.13 light years away.
Sun's X-Rays Captured as Image for 1st Time By NASA Telescope
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, sun, x-rays, science, space, corona, NuSTAR telescope, study, technology, research, discovery )

Michael
- 414 days ago - cbc.ca
NASA scientists are excited over what they say is the most sensitive image of the sun ever taken.
Water on Earth Is OLDER Than the Sun: Similarity Between Oceans and Icy Comets Increases Our Chance of Finding Alien Life
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, study, space, scientists, science, research, news, interesting, humans, environment, discovery, astronomy, earth, water, solar system, exoplanets, ancient ice, asteroids, sun )

Darren
- 505 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Earth's water may have begun life in the early solar system, says study This means exoplanets may form in environments with abundant water The study took a look at ancient ice preserved in comets and asteroids
Extreme Solar Storm on Way to Earth, But Worst Effects Skim Above Planet, Scientists Say
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, climate, energy, health, humans, interesting, news, research, safety, science, scientists, space, study, sun, technology, world )

Caree
- 520 days ago - news.msn.com
A strong solar flare is blasting its way to Earth, but the worst of its power looks like it will barely skim above the planet and not cause many problems. It has been several years since Earth has had a solar storm of this size coming from sunspots smack
Largest Ever Yellow Star Is 1300 Times Bigger Than Sun
Science & Tech  (tags: world, astronomy, science, space, sun, Yellow Star )

Darren
- 532 days ago - newscientist.com
A monster version of our sun has been found, the largest known member of the family of yellow stars to which our sun belongs.
Scientist Warns 'Solar Super-Storms' Are Inevitable and a Significant Threat
Science & Tech  (tags: sun, solar flares, threats to civilization, power infrastructure )

Freya
- 560 days ago - altheadlines.com
In this month's issue of Physics World, Ashley Dale from the University of Bristol warns of the "catastrophic" and "long-lasting" impacts of "solar super-storms" and the dangers we face if the threat continues to go unnoticed.
Rare Eclipse Will Make Sun Look Like 'Fat Banana' From Earth on Tuesday Morning
Science & Tech  (tags: space, astronomy, sun, moon, rare eclipse )

Ray
- 656 days ago - rt.com
A solar eclipse that occurs on average only once every 73 years may be perfectly witnessed only by penguins in Antarctica, while watchers in Australia will see the sun as a "super-fat banana".
Solar Wind Creates Water in Star Dust
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, Earth, life, nasa, news, science, solar wind, Sun, University of Hawaii, world )

Kayleen
- 745 days ago - scientificamerican.com
Solar wind -- the constant flow of charged particles from the Sun -- can form water on interplanetary dust, adding to the primordial soup that gave rise to life on Earth, report researchers. Logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
 

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