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WATCH: Sun Ejects Speeding Particles Toward Earth

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 02.04.2013 | Science

The sun recently unleashed a massive coronal mass ejection (CME), sending particles speeding toward our planet at around 575 miles per second. The ...

Look: Awesome NASA Photo Compares Massive Fiery Filament With Earth's Circumference

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 09.12.2012 | Science

On Aug. 31, a massive filament of super-heated plasma exploding out from the sun and into outer space was captured in photos and film collected by NAS...

PHOTOS: Enormous Solar Eruption Seen Up Close

Posted 09.07.2012 | Science

By: SPACE.com Staff Published: 09/07/2012 10:09 AM EDT on SPACE.com NASA spacecraft watching the sun have captured jaw-dropping pictures and vid...