NASA captures images of twisting solar flare

ReutersPublished: October 10, 20147,223 views
Published: October 10, 2014

NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) captures stunning images of a solar flare which peaked on October 2nd. While intense flares can interfere with electronics and communications signals on Earth, this flare was M-class - just one-tenth as powerful as the biggest ones. Matthew Stock reports. Credit to Reuters.

Recommend tags
  • nasa+1
  • sun+1
  • space+1

nasasunspace

Comments

1 comment

  • 1 rumble
    RepelSpaceThreats · 12 weeks ago

    Harvard’s Earth Shield CAN REPEL space threats and AVERT the RISING BLACKOUTS (as last years’ in 15 US cities) & all nuclear plants' explosion by the next solar superstorm, as we thankfully escaped in July 2012* https://astronomy.fas.harvard.edu/news/impact-and-mitigation-strategy-future-solar-flares *http://science.nasa.gov/science-news/science-at-nasa/2014/23jul_superstorm - http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/sites/default/files/images/u33/final_shibata_SWW_2015.pdf 9 MONTHS BLACKOUT!!!… THANKFULLY their nuclear plant was decommissioned in 1970. Even US PBS ALERTS https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Km2m4H2TdoY Simulated laser plasma shield: https://phys.org/news/2017-07-scientists-laboratory-astrophysical.html Princeton, RochesterΝΥ, Michigan, New Hampshire. 30 super lasers ALREADY EXIST! https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/high-power-laser-science-and-engineering/article/petawatt-class-lasers-worldwide/77B55882D24E72D26E233B691A8376D2