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James Webb Telescope unveils a new view of the Pillars of Creation

James Webb Telescope unveils a new view of the Pillars of Creation

Almost 30 years ago the Pillars of Creation stunned the astronomy world when they were captured by NASA’s famed Hubble Space Telescope. Now a new generation can enjoy a fresh view of the haunting scene after the US space agency’s $10 billion (£7.4 billion) super space telescope James Webb imaged the same finger-like tendrils of …

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Solar storm could launch 1.8 million mph solar winds at Earth TOMORROW

Solar storm could launch 1.8 million mph solar winds at Earth TOMORROW

A ‘canyon-like’ cavity in the sun’s atmosphere known as a coronal hole will launch a solar storm towards our planet tomorrow. According to experts, solar wind – a continual stream of charged particles – could be emitted from the hole and head towards Earth at staggering speeds of up to 1.8 million miles per hour. …

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