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Alex: For a large eruption, the sun produces a flash of light, which we call the solar flare it also produces a huge ball of material traveling away from the sun, we call a coronal mass ejection. And both of those phenomena can accelerate subatomic particles, which we call solar energetic particles. These three things together make up a solar storm.