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The face of a star


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I've seen some beautiful images from NASA over the years, but these,which illustrate the enormous energy that emanates from the sun, really are exceptional.

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Lazarus The 2nd

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Graham* said,

How can I save an image to use as desktop?

Click here Sizes vary from 800x600 to 1600x1200,

I like #55 the best (3D).

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Quickbeam

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CJ didn't get where he got to by giving up so easily...

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"How can I save an image to use as desktop?"

You can't use images from the BBC website, but NASA offers images on a copyright-free basis. The images you want will be on the NASA Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) site.

Here they are

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HondaMan

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That's funny, the image for the Naica Mine, Mexico looks exactly like the Tulip Fields in Netherlands!

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Aitchbee

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'Wouldn't it be wonderful' to be able to eavesdrop, 'from a distance', on the sounds of the solar flares and the other observable stellar occurences, which we can only imagine, at the moment.

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