Up Close and Personal With a Violent Solar Flare

Sept. 6 (Bloomberg) -- On August 31, NASA satellites captured a CME, or Coronal Mass Ejection, on the surface of the sun. Scientists believe the explosion occurred at a speed of 9000 miles per second. Video courtesy NASA. (Source: Bloomberg)
Record Iron Ore Shipments Weigh on Price
58:26 - Iron ore exports from Australia’s Port Hedland climbed to an all-time high in June as mining companies in the world’s largest shipper increased low-cost output. Prices tumbled and producers’ shares fell. Bloomberg's Paul Allen reports on "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)
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