Dazzling new images reveal the 'impossible' on the Sun - New Scientist
"The restless bubbling and frothing of the Sun's chaotic surface is astonishing astronomers who have been treated to detailed new images from a Japanese space telescope called Hinode."
"Almost every day, we look at the data and we say – what the heck was that?" says Golub, a member of the XRT science team.
Have a watch of the video taken by Hinode of the spikes