In The Previous Week
US agencies NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) have warned against solar storm strikes on Earth almost every day of the week
This Was Not Just
A One-week affair either. Solar storms or geomagnetic storms have become a common affair for the last two months.
SpaceX lost 40 Starlink satellites due to a strong solar storm.
In The Month Of April
We have witnessed at least 3 separate incidents where solar activity led to radio blackouts in different regions.
A Solar Cycle Or Solar Magnetic
Activity cycle is an 11-year period where the Sun's activity measured in terms of variations in the number of observed sunspots on the solar surface.
The 11-Year Period Marks
Two extreme points called solar maximum and solar minimum, the point of highest activity and lowest activity respectively.