Scientists warn of $2,000bn solar ‘Katrina

Discussion in 'IntroSpectrum' started by Bar nigga, Feb 20, 2011.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. Bar nigga

    Bar nigga 314 STL Ancient of daze..

    Joined:
    Jan 26, 2009
    Messages:
    2,463
    [link to www.ft.com]

    From the Financial Times:

    The sun is waking up from a long quiet spell. Last week it sent out the strongest flare for four years – and scientists are warning that earth should prepare for an intense electromagnetic storm that, in the worst case, could be a “global Katrina” costing the world economy $2,000bn.

    Senior officials responsible for policy on solar storms – also known as space weather – in the US, UK and Sweden urged more preparedness at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science in Washington...
    test
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Share This Page

Users Viewing Thread (Users: 0, Guests: 0)