Watch a giant solar filament smash into your face with explosive power…

A couple of days ago, NASA's solar dynamics observatory captured this spectacular video of a filament of gas arcing in the sun's magnetic fields. This image shows what the event looked like in extreme ultraviolet light — basically, a tentacle of fire whipping around and blowing up. Writes NASA: » 9/03/12 9:30am 9/03/12 9:30am