Just a reminder: the Sun is awesome:
[You MUST click that to get the fully enGdwarfenated 2200 x 2200 pixel picture. It's stunning.]
I've talked about Alan Friedman's amazing Sun portraits so many times I need not elaborate here; just read the Related Posts below. But man! What a star.
Image credit: Alan Friedman.
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