marți, 7 decembrie 2010

Immense Plasma Blast Erupts From Sun - Dr. Michio Kaku - 2012 Solar Storms Are Coming Video

- A massive solar storm erupted from the sun Monday, creating a huge tendril of plasma that stretched across the face of the star.
The giant solar eruption created a long filament of magnetic plasma, which extended an astounding 435,000 miles (700,000 kilometers) -- nearly twice the distance between the Earth and the moon -- across the sun's southeastern region, according to the website, which monitors solar storms and sky events. Full story:

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