When space weather attacks

When space weather attacks

There are 1 comment on the The Washington Post story from Jul 13, 2013, titled When space weather attacks. In it, The Washington Post reports that:

The report notes that even a much smaller solar-induced geomagnetic storm in 1989 left 6 million people in Quebec without power for nine hours.

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Sheik Yerbouti

Furlong, PA

#2 Jul 14, 2013
Several years ago the government was getting ready to address this problem but a 'clean energy bill' was rammed through congress instead. Solar flares and emp attacks are a real threat that would be disastrous and result in the slow deaths of millions of Americans. We need to protect our power grids from such threats.

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