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After four decades of searching, solar scientists have at long last found evidence of a type of seismic wave in our Sun.

Our Sun Experiences Seasonal Changes

The Sun undergoes a type of seasonal variability with its activity waxing and waning over the course of nearly two years, according to a new study by a team of researchers led by the National Center for Atmospheric Research.

The Orion Nebula is home to hundreds of young stars and even younger protostars known as proplyds.

Flux Ropes on the Sun

This is an image of magnetic loops on the sun, captured by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO). It has been processed to highlight the edges of each loop to make the structure more clear.

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