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The Magnetic Beauty of the Active Sun

Lecture no. 2 from the course: A Visual Guide to the Universe with the Smithsonian

The Magnetic Beauty of the Active Sun

Taught by Professor David M. Meyer | 27 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

Explore the sun in astonishing detail through the multispectral instruments of the Solar Dynamics Observatory. See debris from magnetic storms explode into space and then crash back into the sun. Learn how these mammoth outbursts affect Earth.


April 25, 2016