Stunning Solar Visualizations: The Sun’s Van Gogh-like Artistry

"While nearly all eyes are focused on Mars, two astophysicists at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center have been quietly staring at the sun instead. Beautiful solar images, which NASA writer Karen C. Fox calls "reminiscent of van Gogh," represent a critical step toward solving a major puzzle of heliophysics: Why is the sun’s corona so hot?"

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