Biggest Solar Storm in Five Years to Hit Earth

Posted By on March 7, 2012

Hmm … going to have to watch the GPS side of things?
WASHINGTON—The largest solar storm in five years is racing toward Earth, threatening to unleash a torrent of charged particles that could disrupt power grids, GPS and airplane flights.

Posted via email from RichC’s posterous

Comments

Desultory - des-uhl-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee

  1. lacking in consistency, constancy, or visible order, disconnected; fitful: desultory conversation.
  2. digressing from or unconnected with the main subject; random: a desultory remark.