Solar EMP

It’s ironic that I chose to talk about this today – since we have a Solar storm on its way to Earth. However, today’s Solar EMP will be comparatively insignificant. This is not to say that it will be small. WASHINGTON (AP) — The largest solar storm in five years is racing toward Earth, threatening to unleash a torrent of charged particles that could disrupt power grids, GPS and airplane flights. The sun erupted Tuesday evening, and the effects should start smacking Earth between 1 a.m. and 5 a.m. EST Thursday (0600 GMT and 1000 GMT), according to forecasters at … Click here to read the rest…