Published on January 24th, 2012 |
by Duncan Riley
The Anatomy of a Solar Storm (Infographic)
With the sun currently currently experiencing it’s biggest solar storm since 2005, just exactly how does a solar storm work?
This handy infographic from Space.com explains what a solar flare, a coronal mass ejection, and other related terms you’ll see in the media as the 2012 solar storm continues to hit the earth.
Tags: Solar Flare, Solar Storm
About the Author
Duncan Riley Editor & Publisher Duncan Riley started blogging in 2003 after a career of management and Government service. In 2003 he started the Blog Herald, the first blog to cover the then new industry of blogging. In 2005 he was one of the three founders of b5media
After a 12 month stint at TechCrunch, writing as the No.2 to Michael Arrington, Duncan left to found The Inquisitr and now runs both Medacity and fortytwotimes.
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