A solar shock wave cracked Earth’s magnetic field last night, but everything is fine

Posted by  $  nickursis 10 months, 1 week ago to Science
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Its too bad they cant alert people to the potential, we might have seen it in Oregon. The SWPAC system doesn't seem to send out alerts like it is supposed to.
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  • Posted by NealS 10 months ago
    Could that be why I had to reboot my computer Friday morning? It was locked up and no programs would run. Perhaps just and anomaly, perhaps not.
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