Sun wakes up from sleep for busiest sunspot cycle in years and threatens to disrupt Earth communications and power.
This astonishing sequence of images shows a dramatic ‘flare’ bursting out from the sun which could affect satellite communications and power supplies here on Earth. The spectacular development unleashed a radiation firestorm on a level not seen for five years which is expected to cause a ‘moderate’ geomagnetic storm when it reaches Earth.
HAM radio operators to help pilgrims Photo by http://www.wythallradioclub.co.uk/
Over a decade ago, HAM radio operators set up base in Sabarimala to help prevent disasters like the one at Pullumedu that claimed the lives of over a 100 devotees...