Sun Lightning? Incredible plasma discharge captured live yesterday

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Filmed in Kingman, Arizona on 23rd December 2014 – this video shows an incredible snippet taken from a live Ustream feed. It shows the Sun emitting what appears to be a discharge of plasma.

There have been a number of videos recently on YouTube showing an increase in activity on the Sun. What do you think this is? Is this a taster of more things to come? Comment below!