Hinode Discovers the Sun's Hidden Sparkle - Universe Today
Blinking spots of intense light are being observed all over the lower atmosphere of the Sun. Not just in the active regions, but in polar regions, quiet regions, sunspots, coronal holes and loops. These small explosions fire elegant jets of hot solar matter into space, generating X-rays as they go. Although X-ray jets are known … Continue reading "Hinode Discovers the Sun’s Hidden Sparkle"