When heavy filters blocking out the fiery brightness were applied to captured footage of the sun YouTube user Sunsflare suggested that he had spotted a mysterious floating object connecting to the surface of the sun, seemingly connected by a long cord.

Could this be an alien ship stopping off to refuel by stealing some of our mighty sun’s energy? The equivilent of a galactic stop off at the petrol station? Or is this some kind of essence-sucking Death Star attempting to destroy our solar system? Well, perhaps not.

Scientists have said that this simply shows a regular but interesting phenomenon of coronal cavity where there has been an erruption from the sun’s surface. Spoilsports. We know the REAL truth.

See the video below…


The sun ‘UFO’ explained: