An undated composite photo of the Mars rover Curiosity, taken by the rover, on the planet Mars. Curiosity observed record levels of radiation after a solar event Sept. 11, 2017 sparked a bright global aurora on the Red Planet.
An undated composite photo of the Mars rover Curiosity, taken by the rover, on the planet Mars. Curiosity observed record levels of radiation after a solar event Sept. 11, 2017 sparked a bright global aurora on the Red Planet. NASA NASA via The New York Times
An undated composite photo of the Mars rover Curiosity, taken by the rover, on the planet Mars. Curiosity observed record levels of radiation after a solar event Sept. 11, 2017 sparked a bright global aurora on the Red Planet. NASA NASA via The New York Times

Solar storm hits Mars, causing massive global aurora, NASA says

September 30, 2017 06:22 PM