November 1, 2013

2003 Halloween Solar Storms

On Halloween in 2003, the sun unleashed a series of spooky storms, which ignited lots of ghostly looking auroras, and effected power grids, satellites and other electrical equipment. On the fifth anniversary, NASA takes a look back at the Sun.

Credit: NASA

[ Read the Article: Recalling The 2003 Nightmare Halloween Magnetic Storm ]

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