The shock was produced by streams of charged particles that are emitted from the sun, known as the solar wind.
"This has been one of the rare opportunities when the signs of aging could be directly observed in a star over human timescales," Meridith Joyce said.
On this day, half a century ago, astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins took off aboard a Saturn V rocket from Launch Pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center, Cape Canaveral, Florida, headed for the moon.
Full moons are an astronomical phenomenon which occur around once a month, when the Earth is positioned between the sun and the moon.
Total solar eclipses occur when the Moon passes directly between the Sun and the Earth, casting a shadow over certain parts of the planet.
The Teegarden star—a red dwarf with a mass less than a tenth that of the sun—is located just 12.5 light-years away in the constellation Aries.
The full moon on Sunday will also coincide with Jupiter appearing particularly bright and large in the night sky.
It was once thought that only young and active stars produced these explosive events, but according to a new study, our 4.6-billion-year-old sun also has the capacity.
Scientists have long been unable to explain the mystery of why the Sun's outer atmosphere is hotter than its surface.
The distant object, about 4 billion miles from the sun, lies in the Kuiper Belt.
Parker has surpassed the previous close approach record set in April 1976 by the German-American spacecraft Helios 2.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has issued a geomagnetic storm watch for September 11.
Trump made the "fake news" claim in a joint press conference with the U.K. prime minister.
The candid moment was caught on camera.
The longest lunar eclipse to occur in the 21st century will clock in at 103 minutes.
The Galactic Archaeology survey was launched in a bid to provide new insights into the formation and evolution of the Milky Way.
The study is based on incredibly detailed observations of a sunspot made in 2014.
Bursts of energetic particles could have helped build the bonds to sustain life.
The spacecraft will be exposed to light 500 times brighter than what we see.
The eclipse will be visible across the United States, but the totality will only be seen by those along the path from Oregon to South Carolina.
Beasley enjoyed exclusive access to Mourinho at Chelsea and Real Madrid.
Private images were reportedly offered to newspapers via WhatsApp.