This massive ball of flaming justice is the only reason your watching this. The only reason you’re here. It’s the only reason anything in our entire history of 4.8 billion years of our home planet is here.
The Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO), only 4 Years old, has been studying our Sun for awhile now and has generated some of the most beautiful videos in astronomy to date. It weighs only 640 lbs and is constantly keeping an eye on our light generator.
SDO put together a fantastic highlights reel of the last 4 years for your eyes.