What exactly can solar winds do if they collide with our instruments? It is to answer this question that the CUAVA-1 satellite was launched from the International Space Station (ISS) on Wednesday night (7).
Recasting the iconic Carrington Event as just one of many superstorms in Earth’s past, scientists reveal the potential for even more massive, and potentially destructive, eruptions from the Sun.
The underwater cables that connect nations could go offline for months, the study warns.
The internet could be crippled for weeks in the wake of a large solar storm thanks to vulnerabilities in world’s massive network of submarine communications cables.