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Disruptive Solar Flares

Disruptive Solar Flares

The surface of the Sun contains sunspots which are the centres of magnetic activity.  The build up of magnetic fields causes them to break and release energy in the form of light and heat.  Sunspots continue to develop and rotate to brighten the atmosphere with the release of solar flares. When two or more sunspots [...]

August 20, 2011 No Comments / Read More >>