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Coronal Mass Ejections

Image of Magnetic Loops on the Sun

  This NASA image of the day was taken by the Solar Dynamics Observatory and shows an image of magnetic loops on the sun. Flux…

Dynamic Earth Excerpt and Visuals

Enjoy an excerpt from the full-length “Dynamic Earth” presentation, which explores the inner workings of Earth’s climate system with visualizations based on satellite monitoring data…

Superheated Solar Tornadoes on the Sun

Using the Atmospheric Imaging Assembly telescope, new imagery shows solar tornadoes comprised of superheated gases as hot as 50,000 – 2,000,000 Kelvin on the surface…