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Sunspots Captured Like Never Before: New High-resolution Images Unveiled

One of the most mighty solar observatories in the world has just realized a huge upgrade. The GREGOR solar telescope from Spain is the one in question and has succeeded in capturing some of the most high-res shots of the...
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The Sun and Its Binary Companion: a Cosmic Story That Intrigues Scientists

A new theory claims that the Sun might once have had a binary companion. If such a thing turns out to be accurate, the presence of a stellar pal increases the possibility that the Oort cloud was formed as previously...

The Center of our Solar System Has Been Located

The Solar System doesn't have the Sun in the center, and everything else orbits around it. Rather, every cosmic body in the system impacts the star with their gravitational pull, making it move around a bit. This means that the...

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...

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe Successfully Complets its Fifth Close Flyby of the Sun

NASA's Parker Solar Probe has finalized its closest flyby of the Sun, orbiting the star at speeds of approximately 244,225 mph (393,042 kph). The spacecraft has confirmed the success of its fifth close browse past the Sun on Tuesday, June...

The Sun Might Get Ready to Enter a New Cycle as it Emitted the Biggest Flare Since 2017

The Sun has been rather inactive lately. Throughout the last few years, its flare motion has been relatively weak and sparse, according to experts. However, the things may be about to change as on May 29th was spotted emitting its...

Asteroid Breakthrough: “Dangerous Asteroids” Warning System Unveils Jaw-Dropping Discovery

It's been just revealed that an asteroid early warning system that's been designed to spot potentially dangerous objects just made a mind-blowing discovery billions of years in the making. Hawaii astronomers have observed the very first-of-its-kind space rock that has...

Jupiter Could Have Become the Second Star in our Solar System

About half of all the star systems in our galaxy are made of couples or triplets of stars. Our Solar System, on the other hand, only has one star, the Sun, and a few small planets. However, this was almost...

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe is Now Observing the Sun at Close Proximity

NASA's Parker Solar Probe is collecting the most information ever on its forthcoming fly by the Sun, with all its instruments active for almost two months. The probe was launched in August 2018 for a seven-year mission analyzing the Sun...

Solar Minimum Warning: The Sun Goes To Sleep

Here on Earth, humans are struggling with the coronavirus and a global lockdown, and meanwhile, the Sun seems to be having its very own lockdown as well, according to the latest reports coming from Forbes. Recent reports revealed by Spaceweather.com...