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Mar 20, 2015 09:50 AM ET // Discovery News
The first day of Spring began with some dazzle in Europe and the Arctic with a solar eclipse.
Mar 2, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Stuart Gary, ABC Science Online
This image isn't a close-up from the garden, but an active area of strong magnetic fields on the sun's chromosphere.
Jan 28, 2015 10:03 AM ET
On Earth, the sun usually looks like an orange blob or a yellow blob, depending on the time of day. Fascinating, sure, but - a blob. If you want to take the boring out of the sun, you need NASA images. Amy explains how the agency gets its cool shots.
Dec 10, 2014 09:31 AM ET
While fossil fuel energy represents the most common class of power generation, solar power just made a big leap forward, hitting 46 percent efficiency. Trace runs down the details and sees how the breakthrough stacks up against other power systems.
Oct 30, 2014 01:49 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The cost of solar power is on the verge of catching up with conventional electricity, report two new studies. Continue reading →
Sep 24, 2014 01:00 PM ET // AFP
The Dutch creators of a solar car -- that can travel 500 miles on a charge and reach 80 mph -- is on a U.S. tour.
Jul 5, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
What will the top 10 advances of the next decade be? Find out!
May 1, 2014 12:21 PM ET
A few interesting solar-powered tech devices are going to be making their way in the markets soon, and Tara is here to list some of the more notable ones.
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