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The Sun Erupts In The Most Intense Solar Flare Of This Cycle
Science & Tech  (tags: Solar Flares, NASA, Intense, Disrupts Radio Communication, news, science, safety, space, technology )

Fiona
- 38 days ago - ibtimes.com
The particles and solar radiation may also hamper radio signals. The new geomagnetic storm warning comes a few days after a strong solar flare temporarily knocked out radio communications. The flare was an X-class flare, the most intense variety.
7th Monster Solar Flare In The First 7 Days Of The Current Solar Storm
Science & Tech  (tags: Solar Storm, Solar Flares, Solar System, astronomy, computer, discovery, energy, humans, interesting, investigation, nasa, news, science, space, technology )

Fiona
- 40 days ago - livescience.com
The sun fired off yet another powerful solar flare yesterday (Sept. 10), its seventh in seven days. The flare, which peaked at 12:06 EDT (1606 GMT), covered North and South America in high-energy light.
The Sun's Wrath: Worst Solar Storms in History | Sun Storms
Science & Tech  (tags: solar flares, solar storms, power blackouts, auroras, hi-tech vulnerability, satellites, global positioning )

Barbara
- 685 days ago - space.com
Our Angry Sun! Solar flares, eruptions and other sun storms can have serious effects to satellites and other systems around or on Earth. Take a look at some of the worst solar storms known to humanity.
Scientist Warns 'Solar Super-Storms' Are Inevitable and a Significant Threat
Science & Tech  (tags: sun, solar flares, threats to civilization, power infrastructure )

Freya
- 1178 days ago - altheadlines.com
In this month's issue of Physics World, Ashley Dale from the University of Bristol warns of the "catastrophic" and "long-lasting" impacts of "solar super-storms" and the dangers we face if the threat continues to go unnoticed.
No Killer Superflares From Sun in 2012 | Space.Com
Science & Tech  (tags: Astronomy, SUN, Solar Flares, space, safety, nasa, investigation, ancient, concept, interesting, news, world )

Elizabeth
- 2171 days ago - space.com
There is absolutely no chance of a giant solar flare destroying life on Earth in 2012, NASA scientist C. Alex Young says.
Solar Storms: New Solar Flare Is Largest in Years
Science & Tech  (tags: sun, solar flares, solar storms, NASA, astronomy )

Elle
- 2254 days ago - csmonitor.com
Solar storms have been picking up since 2008. A new flare Tuesday is the biggest in several years and is part of a pattern of solar storms scheduled to last until 2020.
Images of the Sun From Space Taken By NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory
Science & Tech  (tags: sun, solar flares, photos, astronomy )

Elle
- 2254 days ago - space.com
Incredible new photos of the sun during solar events | Solar Flares, Coronas, Solar Tsunami
Solar Flares Eruptions Set to Reach Earth
Science & Tech  (tags: solar flares, eruptions, earth, technology )

Judith
- 2439 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The waves of charged solar particles are the result of three solar flares directed at Earth in recent days, including the most powerful since 2006.
First Light for Solar Dynamics Observatory
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, the sun, new satellite, Solar Dynamics Observatory, SDO, sun's magnetic flux, solar flares, coronal mass ejections, sun emits 'extreme ultraviolet light' )

Judy
- 2647 days ago - nature.com
Astronomers seeking to predict solar storms are receiving the first trickles of a wealth of new data, scientists reported this week at a meeting of the Committee on Space Research in Bremen, Germany.
Summer Solstice: It's a Stormy Time for the Sun
Science & Tech  (tags: Astrophysics, scientists, Astrophysics Research Centre, Belfast, Sun, summer solstice, magnetic fields, solar flares, effect of Sun's activity on Earth )

Judy
- 2680 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
At the Astrophysics Research Centre in Belfast, we work with colleagues throughout Britain to try to understand the Sun's powerful magnetic fields, and how its multi-million-degree temperatures affect our lives.
NASA Warns Solar Flares From 'Huge Space Storm' Will Cause Devastation
Science & Tech  (tags: Solar flares, power grid, electronics, space weather )

Little
- 2687 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Britain could face widespread power blackouts and be left without critical communication signals for long periods of time, after the earth is hit by a once-in-a-generation "space storm", NASA has warned.
10 Most Incredible Solar Flares Captured In Pictures
Science & Tech  (tags: solar, solar flares, cme, astronomy, discovery, interesting, nasa, research, science, scientists, space, study, tech, technology, world )

PinkMindy
- 3084 days ago - environmentalgraffiti.com
Solar flares are like the Sun's equivalents of Earth's natural hazards, though of course they occur on a much larger scale. These presented photo-images are totally awesome! A Must See.
   

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