Photo of the Day: Check Out This Close-up Shot of a Solar Flare

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OMG. Is it the end of the world? Is everyone we love and care about soon to be incinerated by a massive radioactive blast from the sun? Will my iPhone still work?

This image, take by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory, is actually a mid-level M-class flare, and one of several that have occurred in the same spot over the past few days. They are harmless and can't pass through the atmosphere, according to NASA, but stronger flares have been known to affect GPS and communications on Earth.

There was a streak of more intense X-class flares during the last week of October, which the Space Weather Prediction Center is calling "one for the history books."

These Skiers Pull Off the Best High Five Ever

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Space Tribute of the Day: Ohio State Marching Band Performs Sci-Fi Movie Themes

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In an epic halftime show Saturday entitled "They Came from Outer Space," Ohio State's marching band covered music and performed skillfully choreographed imagery from some of the biggest space movies including "2001: A Space Odyssey,"Star Trek: Into Darkness," and "Independence Day."

This Guy Takes Sign-Spinning to the Next Level

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Let's Go Home, Everyone, This Girl Wins at Pumpkins

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Here are the Four Shots That Just Won This Student $10,000

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Gustavo Angel Tamayo has never played basketball in his life, but after getting selected to compete in a timed shot contest for his school he stepped up his game.

Paralympian Josh Sundquist Outdid Himself With His Halloween Costume this Year

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Here's how it all ended up: