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4 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

Massive solar flare can damage communications on Earth

Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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Yesterday | American Digest

A Solar Flare: Just One Small Thought In the Infinite Mind of God

On August 31, 2012 a long prominence/filament of solar material that had been hovering in the Sun's atmosphere, the corona, erupted out into space at 4:36 p.m. [You can see a much larger and more detailed image if you "click to continue."

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Globe and Mail

The best images from the past 24 hours

The sun emits a mid-level solar flare which erupted on the left side of the sun in this image captured by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory.

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SPACE.com

Spectacular Solar Flare Erupts from the Sun

The sun kicked off this week with an explosive solar flare that, while not aimed directly at Earth, may be a hotspot to watch over the next few days.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Universe Today

Kapow! Moderate Solar Flare Erupts From The Sun, But Likely Won't Affect Earth

Hot material shines brightly in this close-up of a moderate flare erupting on the sun Aug. 24, 2014.

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RedOrbit

NASA Captures Images Of A Late Summer Flare

Image Caption: This close-up of a moderate flare on Aug. 24, 2014, shows light in the 131 and 171 Angstrom wavelengths.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

News Max

Need a New Economic Bugaboo? Here's One: Solar Flares

A massive solar flare could cause widespread power outages, radio blackouts, and catastrophic economic damage.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Emp Grid Services Announces Teaming Agreement with Armag Corporation

The agreement expands the EMP GRID Services' team and further enhances the consortium's services and solutions portfolio by providing clients with custom manufactured, EMP shielded and ballistic resistant modular Mechanical/Electrical Infrastructure and data center storage vaults.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

EagleSpeak

Disaster Prep Wednesday: Geomagnetic Storms

"'Extreme solar storm' could have pulled the plug on Earth" screams the headline .

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

Examiner.com

Solar storm near miss revealed by NASA: Validates what preppers warned all along

Solar flare activity is closely monitored today, more so than most realize. Just two years ago, it was the Earth's position at the time that staved off a direct hit and saved the planet from picking up pieces of the world's major technology for the next decade.

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Environmental News Network

The Danger of Solar 'Super-Storms'

Watch out George Lucas fans, a Death Star may be in our horizons - and one would only have to look as far as our nearest stellar neighbor: the Sun.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

The Hawk Eye, Burlington, Iowa, Mike Sweet column [The Hawk Eye, Burlington, Iowa :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Aug. 03--It turns out the weirdos of urban legend who stand on big-city street corners with signs reading "The end is near" may not be crazy after all.

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RedOrbit

Scientist Warns Of The Threat Of Inevitable Solar Super Storms

Image Caption: A solar flare bursts off the left limb of the sun in this image captured by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory on June 10, 2014, at 7:41 a.m. EDT.

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Sat Aug 02, 2014

Metro

NEWIs a solar storm going to destroy life as we know it? Nope...

This image provided by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory shows a May 14, 2013 a solar flare erupting from the Sun Ashley Dale, writing in Physics World has spoken of crisis meetings of SolarMAX, an international task force, taking place to identify the risks of freak solar explosions.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Let's thank our lucky stars we still have power

NASA scientists have revealed that earthlings dodged a catastrophe two years ago when a major solar storm narrowly missed the planet.

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International Business Times

NASA to Unveil Mars 2020 Rover Instruments

The instruments of Mars 2020 mission will be announced live on July 31 at the National Aeronautical and Space Administration's television studio at the agency's headquarters at 300 E Street SW in Washington and on the organization's Web site.

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International Business Times

Changes in Global Vegetation to Be Tracked Through Two New Instruments: NASA

The changes in global vegetation will be tracked with two new instruments, whose proposals have been selected by National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

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Examiner.com

'Solar Crisis (1990)' Soundtrack Album Review Music By Maurice Jarre

Most people wouldn't even remember or never even heard of the film "Solar Crisis", which was filmed in early 1990 and hastily released through a totally rushed post-production in the middle of that summer without any real advertising.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

EurekAlert!

Scientist underlines threat of inevitable 'solar super-storms'

In this month's issue of Physics World , Ashley Dale from the University of Bristol warns of the "catastrophic" and "long-lasting" impacts of "solar super-storms" and the dangers we face if the threat continues to go unnoticed.

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Newsday

The day we almost went stupid

I thought I wouldn't have to take math anymore, but my teacher quickly spoiled the fantasy.

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