By Scáthach, Staff News Writer
Power outages lasting months are expected following an upcoming large-scale solar storm.
The sun is entering its most active stage of its natural 11-12 year cycle which could lead to a massive solar storm, knocking out satellites and all other forms of electronic communication. The whole world could be affected in what scientists have referred to as a 'Global Katrina'.
"The world is overdue a ferocious 'space storm' that could knock out communications satellites, ground aircraft and trigger blackouts - causing hundreds of billions of pounds of damage, scientists say."
View: Full article
Source: Daily Mail
Discuss: View comments (47)