April 2012 -- Astrophotographer Alan Friedman captured this gorgeous portrait of the sun on April 7 from his home in Buffalo, NY, using a backyard solar telescope and a new Grasshopper CCD camera by Point Grey Research. Viewed in a wavelength emitted
The Sun Bear, sometimes called the honey bear, is the smallest and least studied member of the bear family. Today, the sun bear exists in forests throughout Southeast Asia. Because they are so rare, research on sun bears is difficult.