HUGE EXPLOSION ON THE FARSIDE OF THE SUN: Earth might have just dodged a bullet. Earlier today, NASA’s STEREO-A spacecraft observed a tremendous coronal mass ejection (CME) emerging from the farside of the sun. Helioseismic maps of the sun’s farside suggest that a huge sunspot group may be responsible, and it will soon turn to face Earth. See the data and more @

Ydun Ritz (2022-02-16)