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A CHEERFUL THOUGHT

In 1859 a solar storm, a geomagnetic event, sent a gale of charged particles through the vacuum of outer space and towards Earth. This storm was so powerful that it knocked out the only form of telecommunication that existed at the time, the telegraph. 375 more words

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The Next Solar Storm Could Destroy Civilization If We Don't Build A Magnetic Shield

The sun occasionally erupts in solar storms that wreak havoc with electronics here on Earth and the White House has ordered the creation of a disaster plan to protect vital systems from destruction. 92 more words

News

Earth enters mysterious solar storm

Earth appears to have gone through some sort of unusual solar storm detected by the SOHO Lasco C3 instrument 72 hours ago as a 120ft wide asteroid nearly misses the planet yesterday! 87 more words

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How a solar storm almost caused World War III

On May 23, 1967, the world was on the brink of war. And it was all caused by the sun.

In a new paper being published by… 519 more words

Science

An Intelligent Post-Apocalyptic Thriller

I love my wife for many reasons not least of which is her ability to find outstanding indie authors. While I struggle to read one novel between writing and editing for other folks, she’ll read three or four books, maybe more. 463 more words

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