Category Archives: 1859

Coming soon, winged ticks!

A chance encounter I’m not sure of the exact date I first noticed the tiny bugs flitting around my room. I remember thinking they were some kind of weird fly. Yet, they were way too small to be a regular … Continue reading

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Solar ‘Superstorm’ narrowly misses earth!

The heliophysics community is buzzing today in response to an article in Nature Communications, which describes an intense solar storm that narrowly missed Earth almost two years ago. On July 23, 2012, a CME rocketed away from the sun at … Continue reading

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