NASA Captures Plasma Explosion Off Sun's Surface
A new, oddly graceful NASA video show strands of plasma twisting and eventually exploding off the surface of the sun.By Adam Falk | May 7, 2014
This isn't the opening shot of a new "Star Trek" film. You're looking at the surface of the sun. The actual sun. And that's an explosion. (Via NASA)
Nothing major, of course. But take another look.
This is a mass of plasma, hovering and twisting over the course of a day until it erupts into space. (Via NASA)