A Solar Solstice Celebration

Last week, two cosmic events coincided: the Northern Hemisphere summer solstice and a spectacular coronal mass ejection from the sun. Learn the science behind both phenomena in Visionlearning’s latest blog post.

The coronal mass ejection (CME) on the left coincided with the summer solstice on June 20, 2013. Credit: NASA.
The coronal mass ejection (CME) on the left coincided with the summer solstice on June 20, 2013. Credit: NASA.
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