Watch: NASA unveils stunning Ultra-HD video of the sun!

NASA posted the video of the sun on their YouTube channel.

By Udita Madan | Updated: Nov 02, 2015, 09:31 AM IST
PlayWatch: NASA unveils stunning Ultra-HD video of the sun!
Image courtesy: NASA

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New Delhi: This is one post-halloween surprise, you would love to see! International space station NASA has released a 30-minute video containing never-seen-before images of the sun in all its golden glory!

The stunning shots were taken from NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO), a spacecraft which was launched back in the year 2010.

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NASA posted the video of the sun on their YouTube channel. An excerpt from the description says, “In this video we experience images of the Sun in unprecedented detail captured by SDO. Presented in ultra-high definition video (4K) the video presents the nuclear fire of our life-giving star in intimate detail, offering new perspective into our own relationships with grand forces of the solar system.”

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As the intro to the video explains, it took a team of media scientists 10 hours to create just one minute of video footage, clearly pointing out the hard work that has been put to provide us with these amazing visuals.

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The end result of approximately 300 hours of work can be seen in the video and needless to say, it is absolutely mesmerizing.

Watch the video here: