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The Solar Crown
This picture shows an impression of the Sun's outermost atmosphere, the corona. The corona is very hot, millions of degrees compared to thousands of degrees for the solar surface. But it is very tenuous and can only be seen when the Sun's bright disc...
Keywords: Sun, corona, eclipse, magnetic
Solar flares are powerful explosions that occur in the atmosphere of the Sun, more specifically in the parts known as the corona and the chromosphere. When they erupt, they heat the Sun's plasma to tens of million of degrees Celsius, in the process a...
Keywords: Sun, flare, solar, magnetic