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NASA sets solar flare images to music

Video by NASA NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory released images of an April 2, 2014 “mid-level” solar flare set to music. The video could be poised to become a viral video hit. The Observatory explains: Solar flares are powerful bursts of radiation……

Solar storm disruptions could begin today

On Tuesday, two giant solar flares erupted from the surface of the sun. The waves of energy they produced can disrupt “utility grids, airline flights and satellite systems” according to this report from CBS News, which features some amazing footage of the flares themselves. The disturbances are set to begin…