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The Next Solar Storm Cycle Could Massively Disrupt the Internet

Researchers from two universities are sounding the alarm over solar activity that could disrupt most technologies, including blockchain. Image created by Decrypt using AI The 11-year solar cycle—characterized by a rise in sunspots, solar flares, and other mass-scale activity in the massive ball of fusion at the center of our…
bubmag
November 15, 2023
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Remarkable imagery shows NASA probe hit by a solar storm

By Trevor Mogg September 18, 2023 6:10PM A NASA spacecraft captured incredible imagery as it flew through an eruption from the sun recently. Pictures beamed back to scientists on Earth even show the fiery ejection “vacuuming up” space dust left over from the formation of the solar system. The fly-through…
bubmag
September 19, 2023
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Newfound Comet Nishimura got its tail blown off by a solar storm. It grew back and still looks gorgeous (photos)

News Skywatching Comet Nishimura photographed by the Virtual Telescope Project facility in Manciano, Italy on Sept. 5, 2023. (Image credit: Gianluca Masi/Virtual Telescope Project) Astrophotographers worldwide have been snapping incredible photos of Comet Nishimura as it makes its way through the solar system. The comet was discovered in August 2023…
bubmag
September 7, 2023