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EMP - Solar / Geomagnetic Storms
Wednesday, March 19, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
NASA Scopes Show Earth Dodged Devastating Solar Storm by Nine Days in 2012 »
" A new analysis of data from NASA's Solar TErrestrial RElations Observatory (STEREO) by Chinese and Berkeley helioboffins...
Monday, December 16, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Proposed Step to Help Society Prepare for Solar Storm Disaster »
" Solar scientists at the University of Colorado Boulder are pointing to a 2012 solar storm and its CME as an example, the...
Monday, December 16, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Scientist Fears His Warnings of Devastating Geomagnetic Storms Will Go Unheard »
" An 1859 solar storm that came to be known as the Carrington Event was so powerful that the night sky was lit up by...
Monday, December 16, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Earth Needs Better Preparation for Massive Solar Storm »
" Policy makers in the U.S. need to get serious about the threat posed by solar storms. So says Dr. Daniel Baker, a Univer...
Monday, December 09, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
CU-Boulder Scientists : 2012 Solar Storm Points up Need for Society to Prepare »
" A massive ejection of material from the sun initially traveling at over 7 million miles per hour that narrowly missed Ea...
Tuesday, October 08, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Threats and Protection To Solar PV Industry »
" L atest   reports   indicate   the   solar   photovoltaic...
Thursday, August 22, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sun Fires Solar Storm Directly at Earth »
" The sun unleashed a powerful storm early Tuesday morning, sending an enormous cloud of superheated particles rocketing t...
Monday, August 12, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Space Weather and the Data Center: The Risk from Solar Storms »
" Solar flares are a potential threat to critical infrastructure, according to  NASA scientists . who say...
Friday, July 26, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
NASA's New IRIS Telescope Could Foresee Extreme Solar Storms »
"  NASA's newest telescope is giving scientists their clearest pictures yet of the sun's atmosphere, and in doing so...
Tuesday, July 23, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Major Solar Storm Could Be Heading for Earth »
" With the sun nearing the peak of its 11-year cycle, scientists say a powerful solar storm may be headed our way, which c...
Tuesday, July 16, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Space Invasion: Solar Storms Pose Critical Threat to US Infrastructure »
" On September 1, 1859, the most powerful geomagnetic storm of modern times hit the Earth. Aurorae, normally visible only...
Monday, July 15, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
When Space Weather Attacks »
" On a cool September night in 1859, campers out in Colorado were roused from sleep by a "light so bright that one could e...
Tuesday, July 02, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Scientists Work to Protect Power Grid from Extreme Solar Weather »
" Tools on the ground are helping scientists learn more about the threat solar eruptions on the sun pose to life as we kno...
Friday, June 07, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Study: New York, D.C. Vulnerable to Massive Solar Storms »
" A massive solar storm could knock out power along the I-95 corridor between Washington, D.C. and New York City for month...
Friday, May 24, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Extreme Solar Storm Could Cause Widespread Disruptions »
" WASHINGTON — If an extreme solar storm aimed at the Earth hits in just the right way, it could put interconnected electr...
Wednesday, May 15, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Latest Solar Flare Could Give Earth a Glancing Blow »
" An overachieving sunspot on the surface of the sun unleashed its fourth major solar flare in two days late Tuesday, a so...
Tuesday, April 30, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
How to Plan for a Solar Superstorm »
" Strategies for dealing with a solar superstorm that could knock out critical infrastructure were discussed at a seminar...
Friday, April 12, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sun Unleashes Biggest Solar Flare of the Year Yet »
"The most powerful solar flare of the year erupted from the sun Thursday, April 11, sparking a temporary radio blackout on...
Monday, April 08, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Protecting the Power Grid and GPS From Solar Storms »
"Reuters) - Power networks, pipelines, radio communications and the global positioning system (GPS) are all entering a per...
Friday, April 05, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Prepares Begin for Damaging Solar Storms »
"Europe launched its first space weather coordination centre on Wednesday to raise the alarm for possible satellite-sizzli...
Monday, April 01, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Increasing our Protection From Solar Storms »
"In 1989 a powerful solar storm emitted an explosive burst of charged particles that struck the Earth and caused blackouts...
Friday, March 29, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Protecting the Power Grid From Solar Storms »
"It can happen: Every so often the sun emits an explosive burst of charged particles that makes its way to Earth and, unde...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sun's Activity to Peak With "Solar Maximum in 2013" »
"The sun should roar back to life sometime in 2013, producing its second activity peak in the last two years, scientists s...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Solar Storms - A Real Risk for Insurers »
"A recent report from Lloyd’s of London broker Aon Benfield says that we are in for some extreme solar weather for the rem...
Thursday, March 21, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
On the Watch for a Solar Storm »
"In 1859 the sun erupted, and on Earth wires shot off sparks that shocked telegraph operators and set their paper on fire....
Monday, March 18, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
On the Watch for a Solar Storm »
"In 1859 the Sun erupted, and on Earth wires shot off sparks that shocked telegraph operators and set their paper on fire....
Wednesday, March 06, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Massive Solar Storms May Peak This Year - Again »
"The sun is surprisingly quiet at the moment, but that may be because our star is gearing up for the second phase of a one...
Monday, March 04, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Solar Flares: Solar Maximum Expected to Occur in May »
"Solar flares have been predicted to be stronger in 2013 due to the Sun reaching the peak of its 11-year cycle. A scientif...
Tuesday, February 12, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Solar Flare 2013 »
"A long-lasting solar flare erupted from the sun early Saturday (Feb. 9), triggering an intense sun eruption aimed squarel...
Thursday, February 07, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
A solar 'superstorm' is coming and we'll only get 30-minute warning »
February 7, 2013 - The Independent A solar "superstorm" could knock out Earth's communications satellites, cause dange...
Wednesday, February 06, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Physicist to Discuss 2013 "Tsunami Solar Storm" »
"In the next 50 to 100 years, scientists will develop artificial organs, and this year solar flares could cause trillions...
Tuesday, January 15, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Expert: Solar Flar Will Cause Massive Blackout Within 20 Years »
"Expert Corey Powell, who is also the editor at large of Discovery Magazine, told Bill Hemmer on Tuesday’s America’s Newsr...
Monday, January 14, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Perfect Solar Storm, Sun Eruptions Peak In 2013 »
A massive solar storm, like the one that knocked out radio communications all over the U.S. in 1958, is coming, and this t...
Wednesday, December 19, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Intelligence Community Warns Solar Storms Could Collapse Electric Grid »
"Earlier this month, the Director of National Intelligence released the fifth installment in a multi-decade forecasting pr...
Tuesday, November 27, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Could a Solar Maximum Event Spark Food Riots and Meltdowns? »
"If Earth is struck by a large solar flare, some in the scientific community believe:" Click here to read more.

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