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“Solar Superstorms” Planetarium Show

April 1 @ 5:00 pm

A fury is building on the surface of the Sun… high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000km high, and rising loops of electrified gas are energized by what is going on underneath its surface. Will these “storms” affect Earth? Find the answer as we venture into the seething interior of our star to learn how they are formed. Solar Superstorms takes viewers into the tangle of magnetic fields and superhot plasma that vent the Sun’s rage in dramatic flares, violent solar tornadoes, and the largest eruptions in the solar system: Coronal Mass Ejections.

“Solar Superstorms” Planetarium Show

Details

Date:
April 1
Time:
5:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.bsu.edu/calendar/calendars/academics/planetarium

Venue

Charles W. Brown Planetarium
Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
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Phone:
765-285-8860