MOVIES OF THE SUN: MASSIVE ERUPTION, SCORCHING RAIN OBSERVED

NASA’s new Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) observed one of the most dramatic eruptions on the Sun in years. The movies are ten times better than HDTV and show billions of tons of magnetized plasma blasted into space while debris from the explosion rains back onto the sun’s surface. Read more and watch the movies at: http://science.nasa.gov/science-news/science-at-nasa/2010/27apr10_plasmarain/

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