Earth-Directed X-Flare Blast Seen In Multiple Wavelengths | Video

NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) and Solar and Heliospheric Observatory captured September 10th, 2014's X1.6-class flare and ensuing coronal mass ejection (CME). (Full Story)

GPS and communication signals can be disrupted and supercharged auroras may be a result of the solar storm quickly approaching Earth.

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