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Solar Flares
 

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      storms on the sun that send out both rays and particles
 



Sentences:
Solar flares can cause problems for radio and television signals.





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Many Solar Flares on the Sun
Double Solar Flares

 

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This is an image of the sun as seen through a special filter. The strong radiation from a solar flare is seen as a bright spot on the right. Do not look directly at the sun, it can hurt your eyes.
This is an image of the sun as seen through a special filter. The strong radiation from a solar flare is seen as a bright spot on the right. Do not look directly at the sun, it can hurt your eyes.
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Page Last Updated: July 17th, 2014
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