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|Subject: IS THE SUN DISINTEGRATING? NASA SPOTS MONSTER HOLE OPEN UP ON OUR STAR Sun May 29, 2016 12:22 am|| |
Is the Sun DISINTEGRATING? NASA spots monster hole open up on our star
NASA has revealed that a massive hole, measuring more than ten per cent of the Sun's surface area, has opened up on our star.
By Jon Austin
PUBLISHED: 05:06, Fri, May 27, 2016 | UPDATED: 07:52, Fri, May 27, 2016
The remarkable footage was captured by the US space agency's Solar Dynamics Observatory between May 17 and 19.
The video shows a giant dark area on the star's upper half, known as a coronal hole.
A NASA spokesman said: "Coronal holes are low-density regions of the sun’s atmosphere, known as the corona.
It's massive: The footage was recorded between May 17 and 19
Thanks to: http://www.express.co.uk