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Recent solar tornado

by Mordred
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Mordred
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May2-14, 02:38 PM
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Nice video of a solar tornado.

http://www.space.com/25725-solar-tor...l?cmpid=557583

A NASA spacecraft has captured spectacular video of an enormous plasma "tornado" spinning off the sun.

NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory probe, or SDO, watched the dark-hued twister churn and ultimately erupt over the course of one day, from April 29 to 30. Mission scientists used the spacecraft's imagery to create an 18-second-long video of the dramatic solar tornado.
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Greg Bernhardt
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May2-14, 02:55 PM
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Better on the sun than here! What's with the spooky music? :)


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