A Severe Solar Storm Might Devastate Us Very Soon: This Is Why It Matters
Solar storms have led to some shocking events in the past — and with the widespread use of technology, a solar storm equal to that of the Carrington Event will have serious consequences. Now scientists fear that a powerful solar storm could hit us very soon. What does it mean? — Probably most people who don’t live in the far north or south have that one goal: to one day see the magical aurora borealis with their own eyes. The green shimmering lights have fascinated people for centuries and are the result of solar wind hitting the Earth’s magnetosphere.