logo

Channel List
Beauty & Self
Books & Music
Career
Computers
Education
Family
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Hobbies & Crafts
Home & Garden
Money
News & Politics
Relationships
Religion & Spirituality
Sports
Travel & Culture
TV & Movies
Safety
We take forum safety very seriously here at BellaOnline. Please be sure to read through our Forum Guidelines. Let us know if you have any questions or comments!
Newest Members
Badnezzahmi, vincischool, christylynn81, minas, puumando
57215 Registered Users
Forum Stats
57215 Members
417 Forums
113010 Topics
801096 Posts

Max Online: 537 @ 07/02/12 11:21 AM
Top Posters (30 Days)
Rosie 66 828
Ro Longstreet-Wicca 470
Beetlemess 305
Nancy Roussy 152
Val FictionWrit/RomanceBk 109
Connie - ADD/Sandwiches 86
Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames 76
Sandra Investing/HFinance 45
Susan - Meditation Editor 44
Mona - Astronomy 39
Ad Income Supports Charity
Topic Options
#805419 - 02/09/13 07:09 PM Our Explosive Sun - book review *new*
Mona - Astronomy Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Koala

Registered: 05/01/10
Posts: 2138
Loc: United Kingdom

The Sun is the star of the Solar System and makes life on Earth possible. But it's also a danger to our technological civilization. Learn all about our fascinating star in the beautifully illustrated “Our Explosive Sun.”

Our Explosive Sun - book review
_________________________
Mona Evans
For news, activities, pictures and more, sign up to the Astronomy Newsletter!

http://www.bellaonline.com/newsletter/astronomy

Top

Add Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to Twitter Add Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to Facebook Add Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to MySpace Add Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to Del.icio.us Digg Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* Add Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to Yahoo My Web Add Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to Google Bookmarks Add Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to Stumbleupon Add Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to Reddit
#806167 - 02/14/13 05:50 PM Re: Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* [Re: Mona - Astronomy]
Mona - Astronomy Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Koala

Registered: 05/01/10
Posts: 2138
Loc: United Kingdom
Charged particles from the Sun caused a Valentine's Day magnetic storm and some beautiful aurorae for those lucky enough to be in high latitudes. Pål Brekke discusses this in his book.

The storm was recorded by the Polar Light Center, Lofoten, Norway
_________________________
Mona Evans
For news, activities, pictures and more, sign up to the Astronomy Newsletter!

http://www.bellaonline.com/newsletter/astronomy

Top

Add Re: Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to Twitter Add Re: Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to Facebook Add Re: Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to MySpace Add Re: Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* Add Re: Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to Stumbleupon Add Re: Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to Reddit
#806501 - 02/17/13 06:56 PM Re: Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* [Re: Mona - Astronomy]
Mona - Astronomy Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Koala

Registered: 05/01/10
Posts: 2138
Loc: United Kingdom
I've just come across a northern lights with moonlight by Fredrik Broms. It made me smile, because Pål Brekke's book gives the usual advice about avoiding bright moonlight for aurora-watching.

But Hurtigruten - Seeing the Northern Lights tells about my experience of aurora-watching by moonlight.
_________________________
Mona Evans
For news, activities, pictures and more, sign up to the Astronomy Newsletter!

http://www.bellaonline.com/newsletter/astronomy

Top

Add Re: Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to Twitter Add Re: Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to Facebook Add Re: Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to MySpace Add Re: Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* Add Re: Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to Stumbleupon Add Re: Our Explosive Sun - book review *new* to Reddit
#807129 - 02/21/13 06:50 AM See the Sun in action! [Re: Mona - Astronomy]
Mona - Astronomy Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Koala

Registered: 05/01/10
Posts: 2138
Loc: United Kingdom
This video of the Sun is really beautiful. If you don't watch the whole thing (4 mins) be sure to watch the first minute and a half because it shows the activity developing & they show the size of it compared to Earth. It's a lot bigger than we are!

The Sun 2012-07-09 by the Solar Dynamics Observatory.

This video is made of images taken by the orbiting SDO on July 9 last year. One second in the video is about 6 minutes. It includes all the exciting stuff the Sun does: solar flare, a coronal mass ejection (CME), and structures that loop into the Sun's corona as the magnetic field lines change.
_________________________
Mona Evans
For news, activities, pictures and more, sign up to the Astronomy Newsletter!

http://www.bellaonline.com/newsletter/astronomy

Top

Add See the Sun in action! to Twitter Add See the Sun in action! to Facebook Add See the Sun in action! to MySpace Add See the Sun in action! to Del.icio.us Digg See the Sun in action! Add See the Sun in action! to Yahoo My Web Add See the Sun in action! to Google Bookmarks Add See the Sun in action! to Stumbleupon Add See the Sun in action! to Reddit


Moderator:  Mona - Astronomy 

Want to reply? Register as a Forum Member - it's quick, free and fun!
Brand New Posts
The New Martians - book review *new*
by Mona - Astronomy
Astronomy
Today at 06:13 PM
Hell's Kitchen
by Nancy Roussy
Reality TV
Today at 03:42 PM
Hotel Hell
by Nancy Roussy
Reality TV
Today at 03:40 PM
What exercise did you do today?
by Nancy Roussy
Exercise
Today at 03:33 PM
What's So Important about Good Deeds ?
by Cheryll - Bahá'í Life
Baha'i Faith
Today at 01:00 PM
Daily World Peace Group Meditation
by Susan - Meditation Editor
Meditation
Today at 12:48 PM
Sandwich du jour
by Connie - ADD/Sandwiches
Sandwiches
Today at 10:22 AM
Halloween
by Lynne - ChristianLiving
Christian Living
Today at 10:20 AM
100 days of gratitude
by Lynne - ChristianLiving
Christian Living
Today at 10:11 AM
Fall Family Fun with Sandwiches
by Connie - ADD/Sandwiches
Sandwiches
Today at 09:21 AM
Register to Post!
Want to post? For security reasons you need to Register as a Forum Member. It's quick, easy and free!
Forum Activities
Book Clubs
Trivia Contests
Who's Online
0 registered (), 139 Guests and 3 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Ad Income Supports Charity



| About BellaOnline | Privacy Policy | Advertising | Become an Editor |
Website copyright © 2014 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.