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    Solar Flare & Northern Lights

    Looks like we might get a show tonight.

    Cosmic Log - Here comes the sun storm

    Contrasts with a low in solar activity just last year.



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    Re: Solar Flare & Northern Lights

    Awesome...the Perseid Meteor Shower is coming up (Aug. 12th), too.


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    Re: Solar Flare & Northern Lights

    Quote Originally Posted by isucyfan View Post
    Awesome...the Perseid Meteor Shower is coming up (Aug. 12th), too.
    Haha! Sorry in my mind I just imagined a chubby kid with coke bottle glasses saying this with a heavy lisp.. Kinda made my day



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    Re: Solar Flare & Northern Lights

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneGB View Post
    Haha! Sorry in my mind I just imagined a chubby kid with coke bottle glasses saying this with a heavy lisp.. Kinda made my day
    I take no offense...I'm comfortable in my nerddom.

    Plus, I have contact lenses now.


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    Re: Solar Flare & Northern Lights

    Quote Originally Posted by Bobber View Post
    Looks like we might get a show tonight.

    Cosmic Log - Here comes the sun storm

    Contrasts with a low in solar activity just last year.
    I'm trying to figure out the window of time when this may occur so I can be out in the country with my tripod and camera. (Assuming the skies are clear.)

    Thanks for the info.


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    Re: Solar Flare & Northern Lights

    Did we find any sunspots yet?


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    Re: Solar Flare & Northern Lights

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    Did we find any sunspots yet?
    If you stare long enough, you'll get them.



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