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Sun magnetic flip anomaly: What are the implications of a field reversal?

The north magnetic pole is moving 60km a year toward Russia, which means they’re stealing it. Maybe... Or the Earth’s core is fluxing. Actually, nobody really knows what’s happening. I just hope it’s not a prelude to...

Freaky Friday The 13th: Not A Day For Superstitious People: Full Moon Rising And Solar Flare Shock Wave On June 13 2014

A full moon is rising on Friday the 13th -- the very same day a solar flare could send a shockwave to Earth’s surface. And thus a triple whammy for superstitious folks. There will be a...

Sun Eruption Noise: Solar Flare Sounds Like Raging Waves On The Beach

Do you know how a solar storm sounds like? This solar eruption sounds like waves crashing on a beach during a thunderstorm. As already introduced in a previous post, a large solar flare erupted from an unexpected...

Enhanced Solar Activity: 28 Solar Flare Eruptions Within One Week

Since October 23, 2013, there have been 28 solar flares erupting through space in a week (24 M-class and four X-class flares) and U.S. NOAA has issued four radio blackout warnings in two days. Are...

Solar Storms: Earth’s Secret Weapon Against Solar Flares are Huge Plumes of Gas

How does our Earth protect herself and ourselves from devastating solar storms? It sends out huge plumes of plasma! This is the first time the process has been observed by scientists. The Earth is protected by...

Strongest Solar Flare Within Two Months Recorded on October 9 2013 (VIDEO)

Parallel to the Draconid meteor shower, a M-class solar flare — the strongest flare that's been seen since mid-August — erupted from the sun's surface. This incredible CME was recorded by the Solar Dynamics Observatory satellites...

Holly crap! Is this the devil? Satan’s face appears in the sun during a solar storm in 2010

What seemed to be another image of a solar burst could be a bit more! It really looks like someone spitting fire... Like the devil in person! Well, after working on it a bit, a user...

M6-Class Sun Eruption: Extreme Solar Flare Erupts From Unexpected Source – July 8 2014

SOLAR FLARE ERUPTS FROM UNEXPECTED SOURCE! Yesterday, July 8th, Earth-orbiting satellites detected a strong M6-class solar flare. NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory recorded the extreme ultraviolet flash! This extreme solar storm disrupted shortwave radio transmissions around our planet (Europe...

The Earth’s Magnetic Field Protecting Us From Space Radiation Gets Weaker – And We Don’t Understand Why!

The Earth's magnetic field - our protection from space radiation - is weakening at an alarming rate! But what is more concerning is that we don't understand why! Are Earth's poles about to flip?  Earth's magnetic...

Incoming Solar Storm: Dark Magnetic Filament Erupts From The Sun

There is an incoming solar storm with Earth-directed component On July 30, 2014, a dark magnetic filament erupted from the Sun surface! The bright CME caught by cameras of the Solar and Heliospheric Observatory was travelling at amazing 700...

Solar Storm: Exploding Filament Creates Canyon Of Fire And CME Directed Towards Earth – Aurora Alert!

Aurora Alert! Solar storm creates CME directed towards Earth! A magnetic filament eruption created a canyon of fire and a coronal mass ejection (CME) which billowed away from the blast site on August 15, 2014. A magnetic filament...

Solar Superstorm on his way! They Occur Every 150 years and the last one was in 1859!

Solar Superstorm on his way! They Occur Every 150 years and the last one was in 1859! Solar activity follows a regular cycle, with peaks approximately every 11 years. According to NASA, the next solar...

Intense Solar X-Flare Will Blast Us On Thursday!

Well, yeah, it's cold outside! But here's some news that might give you an excuse to hang around outside Thursday. An strong solar flare (X1.2) will hit Earth on early Thursday morning and it's so...

How did the Fastest Coronal Mass Ejection Ever Recorded by NASA Form?

On July 22, 2012, a massive cloud of solar material erupted off the sun's right side, direction space. It was luckily recorded by one of NASA's twin Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatory, or STEREO, spacecraft...

M2-class Solar Explosion Noises Captured On Earth: Sunspot Eruption Creates Radio Bursts

On August 1st, Kevin Palivec of Hawley, Texas recorded radio bursts from the M2-class solar explosion. The mysterious shortwave bursts detected in Texas had been created by a M2-class solar explosion. They were heard at 20.1...

Solar explosion: Massive solar eruption triggered by collapse of enormous sun filament (VIDEO)

I was wondering if the audio has anything to do with the data? A plasma filament stretching about half the Sun's length 'danced' above its surface for nearly 4 days before being sucked onto the...

Unexpected Northern Lights Over Grand Rapids Minnesota

Northern Lights are quite surprising when sun activity is low! Nevertheless, some Auroras have been witnessed and photographed on July 26th over Grand Rapids, Minnesota. The photographer was baffled and enjoyed the 'returning' dancing color display since...

Next Super Doom? Humanity Risks Solar Superstorm Catastrophe

What is the next superdoom? According to scientists, humanity risks solar superstorm catastrophe! OMG, what is that? Scientists predict a solar superstorm every 150 years, meaning we are currently five years overdue! So it could...

INCOMING SOLAR STORM CLOUD

INCOMING SOLAR STORM CLOUD Magnetic fields erupted on Sept. 28th out of the Sun. The Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO) recorded the cloud as it raced away from the sun faster than 2.2 million mph. NOAA...

Earth-Directed Solar Storm: Extreme Solar Flare Releases Powerful CME Heading to Earth

It's soon Aurora time on Earth: An extreme solar flare released a powerful CME heading to Earth! Watch this earth-directed solar storm in the video below! Earth magnetic field could be impacted late September 13...

First CME observed by NASA’s IRIS: Capturing a massive solar eruption with unprecedent details

A coronal mass ejection, or CME, surged off the side of the sun on May 9, 2014, and NASA's newest solar observatory caught it in extraordinary detail. This was the first CME observed by the...

Incoming CME: 50% Chance of Polar Geomagnetic Storms on September 17 2014

There is a 50% chance of polar geomagnetic storms on September 17, 2014, as another CME is en route to Earth. The icoming CME was triggered by the eruption of a magnetic filament near the...

Earth’s Magnetic Reversal May Occur Earlier Than Anyone Anticipated

Earth's magnetic north and south poles have flip-flopped many times in our planet's history. Last time was around 780,000 years ago. Based on new data, Earth's magnetic reversal might happen earlier than anyone anticipated. Geophysicists who study the...

Imminent Cataclismic Solar Storm? There Is Presently A Giant Filament Floating Over The Sun

The solar observation probe SDO (Solar Dynamics Observatory) has detected the presence of a giant filament that hangs above the sun for several days at least. Huge because it is some 1.6 million kilometers long....

Space Weather: X1-CLASS SOLAR FLARE and EMERALD DYNAMITE AURORA

Space weather news and information for October 19, 2014: X1-CLASS SOLAR FLARE and EMERALD DYNAMITE AURORA. X1-CLASS SOLAR FLARE Sunspot AR2192 has unleashed an extreme X1-class solar flare recorded by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory in this...

Solar Storm triggers Northern Lights in the US

Solar Storm triggers Northern Lights in the US The large solar storm that occured on the 28th september 2012 triggered Northern Ligths as far south in the United States as Michigan, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Ohio,...

Solar Flare and Radio Blackout Over Australia and the Indian Ocean Following Solar Eruption

Sunspot AR2257 erupted on Jan. 13th, 2015 triggering an M5-class solar flare at 04:24 UT. A pulse of extreme UV radiation ionized Earth's upper atmosphere over Australia and the Indian Ocean creating radio blackouts: Mariners and...

G1-Class Geomagnetic Storms Engulf The Arctic Circle – Fantastic Aurora Pictures

Geomagnetic storms are on the go around the Arctic Circle! And specialists estimate there is a 70% chance of continued geomagnetic storming on Feb. 2nd... So if you are North enough, look at the sky...

The return of the big Coronal Hole: A new front of arctic auroras ahead?

The big Coronal Hole on the sun is back again. And could spark strong geomagnetic storms and Arctic auroras as it is turning toward Earth again. At the end of October, a hole in the sun's...

Craziest Moments Of Solar Activity From Last 5 Years In Fascinating Video by NASA

This fascinating video features the most memorable moments of solar activity of the past five years. These amazing images were recorded and are courtesy of the Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO). Now enjoy watching these ejections...

What’s Going On With Our Sun?

There is something strange happening with our sun right now! Can you tell me what it is? Now just a small help! This strange phenomenon is an unusual kind of refraction. The sun distortions are created by...

Elongated solar filament explodes and creates canyon of fire and hurling CME (video)

A gigantic solar filament exploded and created a giant canyon of fire on April 4, 2015. The giant filament stretched halfway across the sun and its eruption split the sun's atmosphere, hurling a CME into...

And suddenly an eerie highway to heaven appeared in the sky

I don't know what you see when you contemplate this amazing picture! I feel the cosmic link, I see a colorful door or highway to heaven! Awesome! As if the plasma was being torn away! The eerie...

Incoming solar wind to produce geomagnetic storm on March 29 2015 – Aurora alert

Aurora alert! A high-speed solar wind stream is about to create polar geomagnetic storms on Sunday, March 29th. The source of the stream is a coronal hole on the sun: Coronal holes are places in the...

Unstable solar filament erupts stretching itself out almost 700,000 km long

That's an extraordinary stretch! Watch this unstable filament of magnetism rise up, erupt and stretch itself out almost 700,000 km long from the sun's eastern limb. Awesome! The magnetic loop kept going ... and going... until it stretched...

Geomagnetic unrest: Stream of solar wind is blowing around Earth faster than 600 km/s, causing intermittent G1-class geomagnetic storms

A stream of solar wind is blowing around Earth faster than 600 km/s. This is causing intermittent G1-class geomagnetic storms and Arctic auroras. According to NOAA forecasters there is a 55% chance of G1-storms...

Gigantic 700,000 km long magnetic canyon opens up on the sun

A gigantic magnetic canyon, stretching more than 700,000 km from end to end, has formed on the sun on July 5, 2016. The coronal hole released a gaseous stream of solar wind that should reach...

Auroras don’t need sunspots: Dynamic swirls of pink erupt in a swirling cauldron of color (video and pictures)

The sun is blank (no sunspots). Nevertheless, this happened on March 14, 2018: Watch the video again and pay special attention to the moments after 1:30. Those dynamic swirls of pink are caused by energetic...

An extreme solar storm in 1967 almost led to a nuclear war between the United States and the Soviet Union

An extreme space weather event on May 23, 1967 almost led to a nuclear war between the United States and the Soviet Union. This almost cataclysmic event led the military to recognize space weather as an...

Solar storm slams Earth after three coronal holes open up on the sun and release high-speed solar winds towards Earth

You may not realize it, but a solar storm is slamming Earth today after three coronal holes have opened up on the Sun last week, releasing high-speed solar winds towards Earth. Therefore, residents in...