7 Days Till Echoes: 11 of my favorite, terrifying places in the solar system. #7 Coronal Mass Ejections

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1554504321535{background-color: rgba(0,0,0,0.86) !important;*background-color: rgb(0,0,0) !important;}”]   Coronal Mass Ejections (CME’s for short) are large expulsions of plasma from the Sun’s corona. Sometimes ejecting billions of coronal material in a fixed magnetic field, carrying an embedded magnetic field stronger than the background radiation of the solar wind. These CME’s can sometimes reach our planet in…