Astonishing visualization of the entire life cycle of a solar flare
We know that solar flares and eruptions can disrupt radio communications, global positioning systems and affect aviation and the safety of astronauts and our communications satellites.
A team of scientists has, for the first time, used a single, cohesive computer model to simulate the entire life cycle of a solar flare: from the buildup of energy thousands of kilometers below the solar surface, to the emergence of tangled magnetic field lines, to the explosive release of energy in a brilliant flash..
A dazzling visualization of the model shows tangled tendrils representing magnetic field lines around sunspots rising from the sun’s surface and exploding in a brilliant, multicolored flash.
Source: UFO Sightings Hotspot