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Researchers uncover additional evidence for massive solar storms

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Solar storms can be far more powerful than previously thought. A new study with researchers from the dept. of Geology, has found evidence for the third known case of a massive solar storm in historical times. The researchers believe that society might not be sufficiently prepared if a similar event were to happen now.

More reading:

https://www.lunduniversity.lu.se/article/researchers-uncover-additional-evidence-for-massive-solar-storms

https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2019/03/05/1815725116

 

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