Solar flare to reach earth
jbates at brightok.net
Thu Feb 17 10:20:11 CST 2011
On 2/17/2011 9:56 AM, andrew.wallace wrote:
> These "coronal mass ejections" will slam into the Earth's magnetic shield.
> The biggest flares can disrupt technology, including power grids, communications systems and satellites.
> "Our current view is that the effect of the solar flare is likely to
> reach Earth later today (Thursday GMT), possibly tomorrow morning," said Alan Thomson, head of geomagnetism at the British Geological Survey
The sky is falling! The Sky is falling!
We have been saved from dealing with IPv6 by solar flares! Everyone
power off their computers and routers now. :)
Jack (my bridge troll is very fat)
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