Gigantic Solar Filament Eruption May Be Earth-Directed | Video

NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory captured imagery of the filament that snaked across a huge area on the Sun. The eruption occurred on August 2nd, 2014 and according to Spaceweather.com, "debris from the blast is hurtling in the general direction of Earth." (Full Story)

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