Tag: solar flare
Comet From Outside Solar System Approaches Sun As Scientists Move Closer To Predicting Solar Flares
A comet believed to have come from somewhere outside our solar system is getting closer towards the sun. Meanwhile, scientists are closer to predicting coming solar flares.
Ep. #508: HERE COMES THE SUN
The current solar cycle is more active than forecasters thought, and it shows no signs of slowing. Solar flares have been causing communications blackouts and threatening to damage satellites. Now there’s talk of a major one heading right towards Earth. Considering we haven’t yet perfected the science to predict solar flares, should we be concerned?
Sun Continues To Emit Strong Solar Flares
The sun remains in an increasingly active phase of the 11-year cycle, which is not expected to peak until late 2024 or early 2025.
Sun More Active During Solar Cycle Than Expected
Our sun is getting a lot of attention these days and the activity is increasing far faster than scientists expected.