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How Big was That? Equivalent Energy Released by Bombs, Earthquakes, Volcanoes and Starquakes.

June 26, 2014 – How Big Was That? Equivalent Energy Released by Bombs, Earthquakes, Volcanoes and Star Quakes: Pictured above is an artist’s rendition of a neutron star named SGR 1806-20, which is located about 50,000 light-years from Earth in … Continue reading

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Sun Storm Forecast – Tiny Chance of Havoc.

March 19, 2013 – Sun Storm Forecast, Tiny Chance of Havoc: In 1859 the Sun erupted, and on Earth wires shot off sparks that shocked telegraph operators and set their paper on fire. Pictured above, green and red auroras appeared … Continue reading

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Video – Earth Braces for Largest Solar Storm in Decade. What Does a Solar Storm Mean for Travel? – WSJ.com

Video – Earth Braces for Largest Solar Storm in Decade. What Does a Solar Storm Mean for Travel? – WSJ.com. January 25, 2012 – Earth Races for Largest Solar Storm in Decade:  Yes it’s a big one.  No it’s not … Continue reading

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