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NASA captures rare footage of the Sun erupting

NASA’s twin Stereo spacecrafts “Behind” and “Ahead” captured rare footage of the Sun erupting over about a 30-hour period between 26 and 27 September 2009. The eruption was so large that the spacecrafts were able to observe it for hours on end, one of the few times this has occurred.

Check it out in the video below by BBC:

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