Solar Storm

'Unforgettable' Solar Storm Blooms Above Earth

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 15.09.2014 | UK Tech

An enormous geomagnetic storm burst into life above the Earth on 11 and 12 September - and the result (if you could see it) were spectacular auroras a...

This Solar Eruption Almost Cancelled The London Olympics (And Everything Else)

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Tech

A solar superstorm could have ended 'life as we know it' in 2012 if it hadn't narrowly missed Earth. Experts have revealed that two Coronal Mass Ej...

WATCH: The Moment A Solar Storm Appeared To Blast Into A Comet - And Earth

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 19.05.2013 | UK Tech

An incredible video shot from a space craft appears to show the moment that a massive ejection of particles from the sun flew directly into the path o...

UK 'Must Act Now' To Prevent Risk Of Solar Apocalypse

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK Tech

The UK must make immediate plans to cope with a massive solar 'superstorm', the Royal Academy of Engineering has said. The Sun is constantly sendin...

WATCH: Massive Solar Storm Paints Sky With Dramatic Northern Lights

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 09.03.2012 | UK

The largest solar storm for five years may have passed by without destroying the national grid, but that doesn't mean it didn't leave a trace. All ...

Solar Storm Passes Earth

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 09.03.2012 | UK Tech

A massive solar storm that could have shut down Earth's communications systems hit the planet's magnetic field yesterday, largely without damage. "...