The disruptor

Solar_flare

June 7

The sun is moving into a more volatile period of an 11-year cycle in which its magnetic field reverses its orientation.

Michael Hesse, chief of the space weather laboratory at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md.: “The sun has woken up and is becoming more active as we approach the solar maximum” expected in 2013.

 

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