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The Sun's Corona During An Eclipse

This image was combined of many exposures and captures 'totality' during the 2 July 2019 total solar eclipse.

Parker Solar Probe And The Hot Corona

Something mysterious is going on at the Sun. In defiance of all logic, its atmosphere gets much, much hotter the farther it stretches from the Sun's blazing surface.

Scientists have recently gathered some of the strongest evidence to date to explain what makes the sun's outer atmosphere so much hotter than its surface.

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