SciTechTalk: When the sun brought darkness

Sunday, July 15, 2012 - 12:30 in Astronomy & Space

JIM ALGAR || United Press International When a huge solar flare Thursday sent a magnetic storm heading toward earth, Americans heard the usual warnings of possible power outages, disruption of satellite communications and other effects -- and for the most part ignored them.

Read the whole article on UPI

More from UPI

Latest Science Newsletter

Get the latest and most popular science news articles of the week in your Inbox! It's free!

Check out our next project, Biology.Net