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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

NASA researchers have detected abnormal flash on the Sun

NASA employees recorded abnormal flash on the Sun’s surface, according to “Evening Moscow”. Researchers are studying the phenomenon and trying to determine its origins.

Scientists believe that the active solar surface formed unusually large and bright coronal loops. A clear answer on the causes of the phenomenon from experts yet.

A powerful solar flare was observed by the inhabitants of Japan and China in the middle ages. Only in the Chronicles of that period scientists have discovered about two hundred reports of such phenomena which was observed in the period of maximum solar activity in XI–XII centuries. Describing them as “flashes of the Northern lights” and “mysterious red mist”.

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