NASA celebrates two years of staring at the Sun

Highlights of solar storms and other sun activity

Tomorrow marks the two-year anniversary of when NASA revealed its first images from the Solar Dynamics Observatory. To celebrate, NASA produced this compilation video of some of "the amazing events witnessed in SDO's second year." This includes solar flares, storms and other cool sun-based activity, some as recent as earlier this week.

The video is accompanied by Moby's "Look Back In" song, but I think the following song is more appropriate:

Keith Shaw rounds up the best in geek video in his blog. Follow Keith on Twitter at @shawkeith. For the latest IT news, analysis and how-tos, follow ITworld on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.

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