A small rise in geomagnetic activity caused news outlets to misreport the arrival of a massive geomagnetic storm on March 18. Current space weather updates show these reports are incorrect.
Space March 12, 2018
The sun reportedly unleashed a solar flare on Sunday, Feb. 11, causing a solar storm. The Earth is expected to be affected by the storm today, Feb. 16.
Space February 16, 2018
Scientists have found that the magnetic Rossby waves, which occur in the Earth’s atmosphere, exist in the Sun’s atmosphere as well. This may help scientists make correct predictions of solar storms and flares in the future.
Space March 29, 2017
That image of Luke Skywalker staring at two suns in 'Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope' seemed like the stuff of science fiction. But maybe it's not.
Geek March 30, 2015
UK newspaper The Sun claims Britain is 'in the grip of a gaming addiction,' but a key source from the story says they don't have their facts straight.
Video Games July 13, 2014
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