Absolutely stunning footage of “fiery looping rain” on our Sun [Video]

Wow! According to the video description, what you are seeing is “a moderately powerful solar flare exploded on the sun’s lower right hand limb, sending out light and radiation” followed by “a coronal mass ejection, which shot off to the right out into space” and then “a phenomenon known as coronal rain”. Did I already say wow?

[via Geeks are Sexy]

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