A Giant Sun Storm During the Vietnam War Likely Exploded Dozens of Mines
“The extreme space weather events of early August 1972 had significant impact on the US Navy, which have not been widely reported.”
Solar Flares Interfered With Radio Network’s Ability to Warn People About Hurricane Irma
“It’s sad, knowing you’re trying to get the information out, or maybe someone out there is trying to talk back to you."
FEMA Is Preparing for a Solar Superstorm That Would Take Down the Grid
The looming threat of extreme space weather has FEMA preparing for the perfect solar storm, and an unimaginable power grid disaster, FOIA documents reveal.
Why Solar Storms Could Be Killing Whales and Dolphins
Solar storms mess with the Earth’s magnetic fields, which could hurt some animals' sense of navigation.
Astronomers: Our Sun Is Likely Capable of Producing an Apocalyptic 'Superflare'
But we'll probably be OK.
Aurora Borealis Peaks in Solar Storm
This timelapse lets you stargaze in Iceland from your device.