I used to think it was BS, but then i heard that the reason the Mayans predicted this date was because they saw a galactic cycle we are in, where every 26000 years we get as close as we ever… Continue Reading
(Edge-Localized Modes in plasmas look like solar flares.) http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/3260985.stm (We have learned how to prevent Edge-Localized Modes from flaring.) http://www.newscientist.com/article.ns?id=dn9202&feedId=online-news_rss20 (ELM’s are distinctly like other cosmic plasma discharges, possibly even the sun.) http://epsppd.epfl.ch/Tarragona/pdf/P1_132.pdf So, what are the implications from a… Continue Reading
When we look at mayan calendar 2012. it some times scares me for a moment, but we need to look what survival options we have. Solar fares to a greater extent can wipe off larger part of life on the… Continue Reading
I’m a fiction writer doing some research for a new story and would like to know more about solar flares? If they would do things like disrupt technology and radio signals and later on decimate the Earth, what sorts of… Continue Reading
Could a huge one shut down electronics for a long period of time? I am a writer and am writing a fictional story at the moment that might have solar flares in it. Therefore, I need to know the effects… Continue Reading
As the question says at our current level of technology is it possible to predict solar flares and if so how far into the future can we predict solar flares?