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'Monster' sunspot could put Earth in the crosshairs of powerful solar storms

Quebec : Canada | May 08, 2012 at 2:39 PM PDT
Source: Mail Online UK
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8 May 2012 A mind-bogglingly big sunspot has appeared in the past few days, which could mean the Earth is about to be blasted by powerful solar storms. Known as AR 1476, it was spotted by Nasa's Solar Dynamics Observatory spacecraft, which launched in 2010. FULL ARTICLE AT Mail Online UK
 
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