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19th October 2013

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(Space.com)  Solar Flares: A User’s Guide (Infographic) | Space Weather & Sun Storms | 
The sun is by no means a quiet star and follows an 11-year weather cycle that ebbs and flows with solar activity. During active periods, the sun is prone to severe solar flares, but no sun storm is the same. See how the different types of solar flares stack up and how solar storms travel across our solar system in the SPACE.com infographic above.

(Space.comSolar Flares: A User’s Guide (Infographic) | Space Weather & Sun Storms | 

The sun is by no means a quiet star and follows an 11-year weather cycle that ebbs and flows with solar activity. During active periods, the sun is prone to severe solar flares, but no sun storm is the same. See how the different types of solar flares stack up and how solar storms travel across our solar system in the SPACE.com infographic above.

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Source: space.com

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