“It Can’t Be Real” –Blobs of Solar Wind 50-500 Times Size of Earth

Solar Flares

 

When Simone Di Matteo first saw the patterns in his data, it seemed too good to be true. “It’s too perfect!” Di Matteo, a space physicist at the University of L’Aquila in Italy, recalled thinking. “It can’t be real.” And it wasn’t, he’d soon find out.

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