The good folks over at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland provided this video from the Solar Dynamics Observatory, that was launched two years ago on an Atlas V rocket from Cape Canaveral, Florida. If you'd like to know more about the amazing things the SDO does, click the red link.
A five thousand degree tornado made of dark matter? Very few things are more badass than that.
M.E.N. -- we love us some science, even if it's not the fiction variety.