Sun Smiling in NASA’s newly released satellite image
Sharing the snap on Twitter, @NASASun wrote: “Say cheese! Today, #NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory caught the Sun “smiling.” The sun can be seen ‘smiling’ in a new image from NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory. The “eyes” and “mouth” on the surface of the sun are coronal holes. The photo was captured by NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory, a program working to understand the changes in the Sun’s radiation output.
Latest updates on the war in Ukraine
On February 24, Russia launched an invasion of Ukraine by land, air, and sea after months of tensions between Moscow and Kyiv. The attack triggered a chain of events over the next six months including unprecedented sanctions against Russia and the expansion of NATO. Tens of thousands have lost their lives and 5.3 million people have been forced to flee their homes, the greatest refugee surge to OECD countries since World War II. Keep it here for the latest on-the-ground updates.