solar flare

NASA: Massive Solar Flare in HD

This movie of the March 6, 2012 X5.4 flare was captured by the Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) in the 171 and 131 Angstrom wavelength. One of the most dramatic features is the way the entire surface of...

Raw Video: Solar Flare to 'Smack' Earth Tonight

  • kyoder
  • March. 7. 2012
A gigantic solar flare erupted last night and will reportedly 'start smacking' Earth tonight.The flare 'could disrupt power grids, GPS, and airplane flights,' according to Associated Press (AP).(h/t AP)