Large solar storms 'dodge' Earth's detection systems - The Tihany Magnetic Observatory registered a solar storm, similar to the largest one ever recorded, while other observatories were completely unaware of the event.
Sun's Twisting Plasma TentacleCredit: NASA/SDO/GSFCNASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory spacecraft captured this eruption from March 2011 as a prominence became unstable and blasted into space with a distinct twisting motion.
Solar Flares Fire Double Sun Storm at Earth The Solar Dynamics Observatory captured this image of an class flare on June The sun is shown here in teal as this is the color typically used to represent light in the 131 Angstrom wavelength,
Swan Glowing in Flight-Chaotic networks of dust and gas signpost the next generations of massive stars in this stunning new image of the Cygnus-X star-nursery captured by ESA’s Herschel space observatory.
Abell nicknamed Pandora’s Cluster. The giant galaxy cluster appears to be the result of a simultaneous pile-up of at least four separate, smaller galaxy clusters. The crash took place over a span of 350 million years.