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Solar Storm Turns Out To Be More Of A Magnetic Breeze

Our high-tech world seems to have easily weathered a solar storm that didn’t quite live up to its advance billing.

03/08/2012

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(VIDEO) Sun Shoots Largest Solar Flare In Years Toward Earth, Could Disrupt Communications

A solar storm sent straight from the sun is expected to rattle the Earth’s magnetic field Thursday. A burst of energy is on path for Earth and could disrupt communications.

03/08/2012

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