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DHS: SUN STORM THREATENS 100 MILLION AMERICANS

Document says FEMA unsure of damage to grid from magnetic storm

Sun emits a mid-level flare Dec. 4, 2014 / AP

Millions of Americans face catastrophic loss of electrical power during a future magnetic space storm that will disrupt the electric grid and cause cascading infrastructure failures, according to a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) document. 136 more words

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Solar Climate

http://solarwatcher.net/ is a good site for updates about the sun. However, some videos require membership, but not all of them.

Below is a video I watched. 87 more words

Blackouts

MASSIVE SUNSPOT SPEWING DESTRUCTIVE FLARES ALIGNING WITH EARTH

WASHINGTON – A dark sunspot cluster on the sun said to nearly the size of the planet Jupiter is coming into alignment with Earth

AR2192, estimated to be 80,000 miles wide, is said to be spewing powerful solar flares in the most extreme X-range, some 14 times the size of Earth. 246 more words

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