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Sun produces two Coronal Mass Ejections this week
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Sun produces two Coronal Mass Ejections this week

by AstroAggregatorMarch 15, 2013

This week saw the Sun burst into violent life, producing two coronal mass ejections aimed towards our region of space, including a volume home to a number of NASA spacecraft.

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New Large Sunspots spotted in the run up to peak solar activity
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New Large Sunspots spotted in the run up to peak solar activity

by AstroAggregatorFebruary 24, 2013

Last week the Solar Dynamics Observatory spotted some evidence of increasing solar activity – a group of new massive sunspots.

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New sunspots produce Coronal Mass Ejection aimed at Earth
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New sunspots produce Coronal Mass Ejection aimed at Earth

by AstroAggregatorJanuary 16, 2013

New sunspots mark new solar activity, resulting in a spectacular New Year flare and a Coronal Mass Ejection only a few days ago – headed directly at Earth.

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October is an active month for solar activity
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October is an active month for solar activity

by AstroAggregatorOctober 22, 2012

The sun is going through a rather active period at the moment ahead of the peak of its 11-year cycle that will come next year. This month has already seen quite a few instances of ejected solar matter with coronal mass ejections, prominences and flares all making appearances.
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