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Posted at 1:45 PM ET, 01/ 8/2008

Sunspot Sparks Space Weather

By Dan Stillman

Bored with the Washington area's warm winter weather? At least things are picking up in space. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reports that a new sunspot could spell magnetic storms and solar winds capable of disrupting everything from power grids to ATMs.

By Dan Stillman  | January 8, 2008; 1:45 PM ET
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Comments

Oh groovy. Maybe if I can't get into my ATM, I won't be so broke. :-)

Thanks for the link. :-)

Posted by: Kim in Manassas | January 8, 2008 2:07 PM | Report abuse

I know this warm. I know this feeling. The calm before the storm...

Posted by: Havoc | January 8, 2008 4:08 PM | Report abuse

Steve, is this your post? I've lost track...but, spacewx, woo hoo! I just found these pages a few days ago:

NOAA spacewx primer: http://sec.noaa.gov/primer/primer.html

All kinds of NOAA spacewx educational materials: http://sec.noaa.gov/Education/index.html

Posted by: ~sg | January 8, 2008 8:51 PM | Report abuse

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