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San Francisco Chronicle
NASA finds STEREO-B spacecraft that was lost 2 years ago in solar stormentered an orbit around the sun just ahead of and just behind the Earth, allowi
NASA finds STEREO-B spacecraft that was lost 2 years ago in solar storm
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
entered an orbit around the sun just ahead of and just behind the Earth, allowing them to observe solar phenomena such as coronal mass ejections from multiple angles. During a coronal mass ejection, the sun expels tremendous ropes of plasma and... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
NASA finds STEREO-B spacecraft that was lost 2 years ago in solar stormentered an orbit around the sun just ahead of and just behind the Earth, allowi
NASA finds STEREO-B spacecraft that was lost 2 years ago in solar storm
Houston Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
entered an orbit around the sun just ahead of and just behind the Earth, allowing them to observe solar phenomena such as coronal mass ejections from multiple angles. During a coronal mass ejection, the sun expels tremendous ropes of plasma and... Read more
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Web Host Industry Review
Can Space Weather Kill the Cloud?at the Data Center World conference in September in New Orleans. Besides EMP c
Can Space Weather Kill the Cloud?
Web Host Industry Review / Posted 7 days ago
at the Data Center World conference in September in New Orleans. Besides EMP caused by space weather, when solar wind or a coronal mass ejection from the Sun reaches and disturbs the Earth’s magnetosphere, it is now possible for an unfriendly... Read more
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Daily Mail
Watch the Van Allen belt battered by biggest solar storm of a decadeEarth's 'supercharged' Van Allen belt as it is battered by the biggest solar st
Watch the Van Allen belt battered by biggest solar storm of a decade
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Earth's 'supercharged' Van Allen belt as it is battered by the biggest solar storm for a decade On March 17, 2015 giant coronal mass ejection from the sun triggering the greatest geomagnetic storm of the preceding decade Nasa was lucky enough... Read more
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PhysOrg
Van Allen probes catch rare glimpse of supercharged radiation beltby Earth's magnetic field. On March 17, 2015, an interplanetary shock - a shock
Van Allen probes catch rare glimpse of supercharged radiation belt
PhysOrg / Posted 11 days ago
by Earth's magnetic field. On March 17, 2015, an interplanetary shock - a shockwave created by the driving force of a coronal mass ejection, or CME, from the sun - struck Earth's magnetic field, called the magnetosphere, triggering the... Read more
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International Business Times
Massive solar storm almost sparked World War III in 1967 storm? Geomagnetic storms are a temporary disturbance of the planet's magnetos
Massive solar storm almost sparked World War III in 1967
International Business Times / Posted 16 days ago
storm? Geomagnetic storms are a temporary disturbance of the planet's magnetosphere. They are associated with a coronal mass ejection and solar flares and are caused by a solar wind shock wave travelling towards Earth. When the solar... Read more
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Daily Mail
A solar storm in 1967 almost sparked a nuclear WARon the sun are due to the sudden release of built up electromagnetic energy on
A solar storm in 1967 almost sparked a nuclear WAR
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
on the sun are due to the sudden release of built up electromagnetic energy on the star's surface, or corona. During these coronal mass ejection events, loops called magnetic flux ropes arch out from the corona. But as they reach out from the... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The last big frontierdiffer. Mr Rawles considers the most likely cause to be a geomagnetic solar sto
The last big frontier
Namibia Economist / Posted 20 days ago
differ. Mr Rawles considers the most likely cause to be a geomagnetic solar storm like the Carrington Event in 1859, when a coronal mass ejection from the sun generated sparks in telegraph lines, setting some buildings on fire. Had the nearly 3,000... Read more
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Daily Mail
Image shows just how big a solar flare is when compared to our earthon the sun are due to the sudden release of built up electromagnetic energy on
Image shows just how big a solar flare is when compared to our earth
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
on the sun are due to the sudden release of built up electromagnetic energy on the star's surface, or corona. During these coronal mass ejection events, loops called magnetic flux ropes arch out from the corona. But as they reach out from the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Majestic solar eruption larger than Earththeir energy into space. These eruptive prominences fling out a huge quantity o
Majestic solar eruption larger than Earth
PhysOrg / Posted 25 days ago
their energy into space. These eruptive prominences fling out a huge quantity of plasma that solar physicists call a coronal mass ejection. Solar flares are also associated with coronal mass ejections. If this plasma hits Earth it can... Read more
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Daily Mail
The sun's silent surface erupts in three flares -its first since Aprilon the sun are due to the sudden release of built up electromagnetic energy on
The sun's silent surface erupts in three flares -its first since April
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
on the sun are due to the sudden release of built up electromagnetic energy on the star's surface, or corona. During these coronal mass ejection events, loops called magnetic flux ropes arch out from the corona. But as they reach out from the... Read more
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ARRL Amateur Radio News
The K7RA Solar Updatefollowed by increased geomagnetic activity up to minor storm levels. INCREASED
The K7RA Solar Update
ARRL Amateur Radio News / Posted 1 months ago
followed by increased geomagnetic activity up to minor storm levels. INCREASED GEOMAGNETIC ACTIVITY EXPECTED DUE TO CORONAL MASS EJECTION FROM 20-22 JULY 2016 GEOMAGNETIC ACTIVITY FORECAST 20 Jul: Active to Minor Storm 21 Jul: Active 22... Read more

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