Watch a massive solar storm charge up the aurora borealis
June 23, 2015, 9 a.m. by Catie Leary
Catching the aurora borealis during a massive solar flare is an experience of a lifetime. Just ask this photographer.
Earth's magnetic field saved us from a 2014 solar storm
June 1, 2015, 11:02 a.m. by Charles Q. Choi, SPACE.com
Figuring out how the field influenced the course of the storm may improve space weather forecasting.
Stellar time-lapse video casts the sun in a new light
April 17, 2015, 11:24 a.m. by Russell McLendon
A new HD video captures solar eruptions, coronal rain and other eye-opening scenes from the surface of the sun.
Northern lights strike twice for lucky photographer
March 19, 2015, 11:42 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Less than a year after her previous time-lapse aurora video went viral, Alexis Coram recently caught another 'electric' display.
Sun unleashes 1st monster solar flare of 2015
March 12, 2015, 9:48 a.m. by Mike Wall, SPACE.com
The flare was responsible for an hour-long blackout in high-frequency radio communications.
SpaceX launches DSCOVR space weather satellite
February 12, 2015, 10:07 a.m. by Miriam Kramer, SPACE.com
The long-delayed space monitor is expected to last at least only a couple of years, but could keep an eye on solar storms for up to five.
Sky turns psychedelic in must-see northern lights video
January 17, 2015, 10 a.m. by Russell McLendon
This real-time aurora video may not seem amazing at first, but that quickly changes at the 1:52 mark.
Sun fires off first strong solar flare of 2015
January 15, 2015, 9:53 a.m. by Calla Cofield, SPACE.com
The solar flare was ranked as an M-class flare, the second highest classification.
Active sun unleashes massive solar flare
December 22, 2014, 11 a.m. by Tariq Malik, SPACE.com
The X-class solar flare sparked a high-frequency radio blackout over Australia and the South Pacific.
Giant sun storm of 2012 shown in fiery detail
December 15, 2014, 11:02 a.m. by Kelly Dickerson, SPACE.com
This 'perfect storm of plasma' was captured using data from different sources, including the Solar Dynamics Observatory and the Solar and Heliospheric Observatory.