extreme space weather research

A New Technique to Study Extreme Space Weather Has Been Developed

A team of scientists from Skoltech collaborated with international colleagues to develop a new technique to study fast coronal mass ejections - powerful blasts of magnetized matter from the outer atmosphere of the Sun.  The results are fantastic, and they...

The Sun: Researchers Discover the Nature of Tornadoes in the Star’s Atmosphere

The latest calculations of the magnetic field of the Sun have resulted in the first observational evidence that massive tornadoes in the star's atmosphere are triggered by spinning magnetic fields. The information was found and then shared by an international...