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Carrington Event

The Next Katrina Could Be a Deadly Solar Storm

Richard Schiffman | Posted 09.04.2012 | Green
Richard Schiffman

The last recorded Solar Superstorm called the "Carrington Event" occurred over a period of nine days in 1859. Auroras were seen as far south as the Caribbean, and telegraph networks failed across the Northern Hemisphere, in some cases even catching fire.

Solar Storm Study Spotlights Risk Of Catastrophe

Posted 03.01.2012 | Science

An aurora borealis may be beautiful, but can there be too much of a good thing? A new study published in the journal Space Weather analyzed the freque...

DK Matai | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
DK Matai

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