Tags » Space Weather

Impacts of extreme space weather on the UK

by Mark Gibbs, Met Office Head of Space Weather

A recently published paper assessing the impact of an extreme space weather event on the US power grid suggests the total cost of an electricity blackout, both direct and indirect, could reach a staggering $40 billion a day, but that is probably very much at the upper end of estimates. 416 more words

Met Office News

Italians Feeling Cursed with Snow & Earthquakes

Update:

Sadly the earthquake set off an avalanche.

BBC

Update Ends

If you follow Suspicious0bservers you may have heard of Earth Spots which posits a link between storms and earthquakes, which may have some merit: 66 more words

Climate Always Changes

Strange pulse appears on seismograms near top of world! ~ MrMBB333

Earth seems to be picking up a strange form of energy and it is showing up on seismograms near the Artic.

Earth Changes

Star Stealer, Deep Earthquakes, Space Weather | S0 News Jan.12.2016

My favorite space weather utube daily.

Each of these videos are worthy of our daily attention.

Science

Rare Earthquake, Space Shadow, Severe Weather | S0 News Jan.9.2017

Here’s one of my favorite Utube Channels that I follow and I just HAD to share with you guys. I’ve become so addicted to this stuff that I virtually live out there on the linked websites. 52 more words

Space Weather

HERE COMES THE SOLAR WIND (AGAIN)

December 2016 might get one more blast of auroras before the year is over.  Another stream of solar wind is heading for Earth, and it could arrive before New Year’s Eve. 1,374 more words

Solar Winds