Sun unleashes massive solar flare of X1.6-class
Sun unleashes massive solar flare of X1.6-class

The sun emitted a huge solar flare on September 10, 2014.

Earth may not be able to dodge dangerous `solar bullet` again

Scientists have recently revealed that Earth might not be able to avoid a solar flare, like it did in 2012, and it could leave the planet with devastating consequences.

2012`s `Solar flare` could have pushed Earth into dark age

NASA has recently revealed that Earth nearly missed a solar flare, or Coronal Mass Ejection (CME) that might have plunged the planet towards a global catastrophe on July 23, 2012.

Solar storm could have plunged world into darkness in 2012

Earth had a near miss with a solar flare from the most powerful storm on the Sun in over 150 years that could have caused widespread power blackouts, scientists say.

NASA captures `mid-level` solar flare

NASA has captured mid-level solar flares at its Solar Dynamics Observatory.

Sun emits M5.2-class solar flare

Sun emitted a M5.2-class flare that peaked at 6:07 a.m. EDT on May 8, 2014.

Sun emits M7-class solar flare

Sun emitted a mid-level solar flare, which peaked at 9:03 EDT, on April 18.

X-class solar flare could cause `radio blackout` for GPS, communications

The sun emitted a X1 solar flare on Saturday which NASA believes could hurt communications systems on Earth on Wednesday.

NASA`s STEREO captures fastest coronal mass ejection

Researchers have published a paper that uncovers the origin and cause of an extreme space weather event that occurred on July 22, 2012, at the sun and generated the fastest solar wind speed ever recorded directly by a solar wind instrument.

Sun unleashes massive solar flare, biggest of 2014

The sun emitted a huge solar flare on February 24.

NASA spots largest ever solar flare

NASA`s newly-launched Interface Region Imaging Spectrometer, or IRIS, has spotted its strongest solar flare to date.

Sun emits mid-level solar flare

The sun emitted a mid-level solar flare late Monday night, peaking at midnight.

Northern Lights to illuminate sky in the US

Even as the people in the US is shivering through frigid temperatures, here`s some good news that might help take their mind off from the biting-cold wind as they will have the chance of seeing the shimmering Northern Lights Thursday.

Sun emits first `X-class` solar flare of 2014

The sun emitted it`s first `X-class` solar flare of 2014 at 1:32 pm EST on Tuesday.

Watch: Sun emitting its latest powerful solar flare

A powerful solar flare was emitted from the sun early Tuesday, the US scientists said.

Two large, complex sunspots spotted on Sun`s face

Two large, complex sunspots have been spotted by astrophysicists moving across the face of the sun.

Sun emits another `X-class` solar flare

NASA`s Solar Dynamics Observatory captured Sun emitting an X1.1 class flare in the early hours last Sunday.

Sun sends out another `X-class` flare

NASA`s Solar Dynamics Observatory has captured an image of the sun showing an X1.1 class flare that peaked at 11:26 p.m. EST on Nov. 7, 2013.

Sun sends out another massive solar flare

The sun emitted a significant solar flare, peaking at 5:12 p.m. EST on Nov. 5, 2013.

Sun emits fourth `X-class` solar flare in a week

The sun emitted its fourth X-class solar flare since Oct. 23, 2013.