The solar system could be thrown into disaster when the sun dies if the mysterious ‘Planet Nine’ exists, according to new research.
A pioneering study has revealed the meteorological impact of the 2015 UK solar eclipse across three countries.
Comet ISON, a bright ball of frozen matter from the earliest days of the universe, was inbound from the Oort Cloud at the edge of the solar system and expected to pierce the Sun’s corona on November 28. Scientists were expecting quite a show. A new study suggests the comet actually broke up before reaching the sun.
A solar storm that jammed radar and radio communications at the height of the Cold War could have led to a disastrous military conflict if not for the US Air Force’s budding efforts to monitor the sun’s activity, a new study finds.