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  • Presidential seal falls off podium as Obama speaks

    10/05/2010 6:26:11 PM PDT · by Nachum · 77 replies · 1+ views
    Associated Press ^ | 10/5/10 | Staff
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- The presidential seal has fallen off President Barack Obama's podium and clattered to the stage as Obama delivered a speech to a women's conference. The president was joking with the audience and getting some laughs when he realized what happened. "All of you know who I am," he quipped. Obama told the audience that somebody in the back was really nervous, referring to the staffer who hung the seal on the front of the lectern so precariously.
  • WASHINGTON State National and Global Days of Prayer update ..... WATCH AND GIVE THANKS!

    05/05/2008 8:56:56 AM PDT · by Jo Nuvark · 3 replies · 75+ views
    Click the video for 15 minute overview for OPERATION ROLLING THUNDER. This is short excerpt from the hour long" His Show." You are invited to hear about the signs, wonders, miracles, decreasing crime, increasing prosperity, and dramatic church growth that results from this simple but powerful strategy. Learn how you can mobilize on going 24/7 prayer in your city by harnessing the momentum from the National and Global Days of Prayer.
  • More Solar Fireworks Possible Soon

    11/16/2003 8:23:38 AM PST · by Aracelis · 18 replies · 1,503+ views
    Yahoo! News ^ | Sat Nov 15,12:02 PM ET | By JOSEPH B. VERRENGIA
    DENVER - The sun is demanding everyone's attention, three weeks into perhaps the most dramatic and unexpected chain of eruptions ever observed venting from its seething, bubbling surface. There have been as many as 11 salvos since Oct. 19. And the fireworks could reach a new crescendo by Thanksgiving, the nation's busiest holiday for air travel, just one of the things that can be disrupted. "There's been nothing quite like this," said Bill Murtagh, a space weather forecaster for the National Oceanic and Space Administration in Boulder, Colo. "Another big blow is not what anyone needs." NASA scientists compare it...
  • Explosions on far side of sun

    11/09/2003 10:58:41 PM PST · by per loin · 121 replies · 297+ views
    Art Bell Show
    Professor Ramon Lopez, Art's first hour guest, confirmed that there are very large explosions taking place on the far side of the sun. Quite possibly these are coming from sunspot 10486. We do not know if that sunspot is now shrinking or is growing. From this side, all we are seeing are the full halos expanding out.
  • Lunar Eclipse - Star of David? (Inquiry/Vanity)

    11/08/2003 10:40:57 PM PST · by streetpreacher · 5 replies · 169+ views
    self ^ | November 9, 2003 | streetpreacher
    CNN Headline news is reporting (only on bottom of screen) that at the time of the eclipse, there has been a rare planetary alignment that has formed a Star of David. Anyone have any info. or pictures?
  • Red Moon set to dive behind Earth (Lunar Eclipse tonight)

    11/08/2003 1:55:59 PM PST · by Sabertooth · 81 replies · 778+ views
    BBC ^ | November 8th, 2003 | David Whitehouse
    Red Moon set to dive behind Earth By Dr David Whitehouse BBC News Online science editor The colour of the Moon can change dramatically A total lunar eclipse will be visible on Saturday from Europe, Africa, the Americas, and much of Asia - if the weather is kind and gives clear skies. The Moon regularly passes into the Earth's shadow and becomes dimmer. It happens about every six months or so. A lunar eclipse has no great importance astronomically but can be enjoyed by many people without special equipment. Skywatchers should train their eyes on the Moon from 2215...
  • Largest Solar Flare Ever Recorded (X30-X40) DOES have an Earth-Directed Component

    11/04/2003 6:04:19 PM PST · by John H K · 111 replies · 1,132+ views
    The X18+ solar flare has been associated with a high velocity FULL HALO coronal mass ejection. There IS an Earthward directed component. Estimated plane of sky velocity for this event is 2381 km/sec, although it is probable the true velocity is above 2400 km/sec because there is some evidence for acceleration of the CME. True x-ray intensity is unknown, but is probably near the X30 x-ray level (possibly between X30 and X40). VERY impressive event! Definitely one for the record books. We have no idea yet when this one might impact the Earth or how strong the impact might be....
  • Mega Solar Flare (Could Be Historic)

    11/04/2003 5:22:38 PM PST · by Davea · 137 replies · 300+ views
    Spaceweather.com | 11/04/03
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  • Sun on Fire, Unleashes 3 More Major Flares

    11/03/2003 1:34:54 PM PST · by Tumbleweed_Connection · 69 replies · 311+ views
    Space.com ^ | 11/3/03 | Robert Britt
    The Sun cut loose with three severe flares in less than 24 hours through Monday morning, bringing to nine the number of major eruptions in less than two weeks. Scientists have never witnessed a string of activity like this. Colorful aurora are expected to grace the skies at high latitudes and possibly into lower portions of the United States and Europe over the next two or three nights. Satellites and power grids could once again be put at risk. Early Monday, Paal Brekke, deputy project manager of the SOHO spacecraft, was still digesting the significance of the three additional outbursts...
  • Here Come's The Sun

    11/02/2003 5:58:12 PM PST · by Barnacle · 63 replies · 246+ views
    Space Weather News ^ | Nov. 2, 2003 | Space Weather News
    Another remarkable solar flare has erupted from giant sunspot 486--an X8-class blast at 1725 UT on Nov. 2nd. Because the sunspot is nearing the sun's western limb, this explosion was not aimed squarely at Earth. Even so, a coronal mass ejection (CME) is heading our way. Auroras could appear on Nov. 3rd or 4th when the fast-moving cloud delivers a glancing blow to Earth's magnetic field. Visit spaceweather.com for more information and images.
  • Another X class flare.

    11/02/2003 10:06:53 AM PST · by per loin · 75 replies · 283+ views
    Another high X flare. Looks to be an X8 or X9.
  • 'Northern Lights' Seen (15 photographs)

    10/31/2003 12:09:15 PM PST · by OESY · 52 replies · 29,686+ views
    ThePittsburghChannel.com to My Yahoo! ^ | Oct 31, 2003 | Local - WTAE
    A magnetic storm provided some breathtaking views in certain parts of western Pennsylvania Thursday night. Aurora borealis, commonly known as "Northern Lights," lit up the sky with a red glow. According to the DeNardo Weather team, auroras appear when Earth's magnetic field vibrates in response to a solar wind gust. People on the ground are protected from any danger by a magnetic bubble around Earth called the "magnetosphere." Visit spaceweather.com for more information about auroras.
  • SOLAR FLARE ACTIVITY IN THE NIGHT SKY

    10/30/2003 3:58:29 PM PST · by ResistorSister · 23 replies · 168+ views
    10/30/03
    OK - Freepers...get off of those computers and go look at the night sky! Big Solar Flare Show! Don't miss it!.
  • Sun delivers yet another shot at Earth

    10/30/2003 2:40:06 PM PST · by Truth666 · 53 replies · 172+ views
    <p>As Earth's magnetic field weathered a strong solar shock wave this week, the sun unleashed another powerful flare that could herald more geomagnetic storms on Thursday.</p> <p>"It's like the Earth is looking right down the barrel of a giant gun pointed at us by the sun...and it's taken two big shots at us," said John Kohl of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics.</p>
  • Aurora Over NYC and NOrtheast NOW...and New Massive Solar Flare Occuring Now...

    10/29/2003 2:53:05 PM PST · by I_love_weather · 179 replies · 340+ views
    Space Weather | 10/29/03
    The geomagnetic storm from the impact yesterday has re-intensified... Auroral oval is INTENSE and directly OVER Massachusetts/Connecticut/New York City..aurora should be visible immediately after dark... http://www.dan.sp-agency.ca/www/rtoval.htm And a massive new X11 flare from the same sunspot as the last one JUST occured... http://www.sec.noaa.gov/rt_plots/xray_5m.html http://sec.noaa.gov/pmap/
  • Sun hurls another solar flare at Earth; disruptions expected Wednesday

    10/29/2003 3:04:32 AM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 19 replies · 236+ views
    Associated Press ^ | 10-29-03 | JOSEPH B. VERRENGIA, AP Science Writer
    <p>"It's headed straight for us like a freight train," said John Kohl, a solar astrophysicist at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics in Cambridge, Mass. "This is the real thing."</p> <p>Predictions are it could strike Earth's magnetic field by midday Wednesday.</p>
  • 'Perfect solar storm' sends massive eruption Earth's way

    10/28/2003 2:45:34 PM PST · by Sabertooth · 120 replies · 709+ views
    SpaceFlightNow.com ^ | October 28th, 2003
    'Perfect solar storm' sends massive eruption Earth's wayBY SPACEFLIGHT NOWPosted: October 28, 2003 The third most powerful solar flare ever recorded erupted from the Sun earlier today, and scientists say Earth could feel the effects with communications disruptions and loss of power. Image from SOHO today showing the eruption. Credit: NASA/ESA/SOHO† At about 6 a.m. EST (1100 GMT), satellites watched as the event occurred. The flare was significantly larger than several unleashed since last week. "This is the real thing," says John Kohl, a solar astrophysicist at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics (CfA) and principal investigator for the Ultraviolet Coronagraph...
  • Largest Solar Flare In 14 Years - Directed Towards Earth

    10/28/2003 8:33:41 AM PST · by I_love_weather · 67 replies · 197+ views
    Spaceweather ^ | October 28, 2003
    SEVERE SOLAR ACTIVITY: One of the most powerful solar flares in years, a remarkable X17-category explosion, erupted from sunspot 486 this morning at approximately 1110 UT. A strong solar radiation storm is in progress. The explosion hurled a coronal mass ejection almost directly toward Earth, which could trigger bright auroras when it arrives perhaps as early as tonight.
  • Severe Solar Activity

    10/28/2003 5:56:39 AM PST · by per loin · 186 replies · 308+ views
    SEVERE SOLAR ACTIVITY: One of the most powerful solar flares in years, a remarkable X14-category explosion, erupted from sunspot 486 this morning at approximately 1110 UT. An intensifying S2-class solar radiation storm is in progress. The explosion almost certainly hurled a coronal mass ejection toward Earth, which could trigger bright auroras when it arrives on Oct 29th or 30th. Stay tuned for details.
  • Big Solar Storm Will Hit Earth Friday

    10/23/2003 9:03:27 PM PDT · by webber · 152 replies · 3,154+ views
    Big solar storm will hit Earth Friday Oct 24th BOULDER, COLO. - A strong geomagnetic storm is expected to hit Earth on Friday. Scientists say it may knock out electrical grids and satellite communications. A "sunspot cluster" said to be 10 times the size of Earth could damage satellites and power grids, as well as cable TV, pager and cellular telephone service. Forecasters at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration in Boulder, Colo., say it is one of the largest sunspot clusters in years. Larry Combs, a forecaster at the federal Space Environment Center in Boulder, says the sunspot cluster...
  • Huge Solar Flare! 10/24/03

    10/24/2003 3:50:19 AM PDT · by GRRRRR · 55 replies · 619+ views
    http://www.sunspotcycle.com/ ^ | 10/24/03 | FoxNews, www.sunspotcycle.com
    SOLAR EXPLOSIONS: Solar activity is high. An intense X5-class solar flare erupted today (Oct. 23rd at 8:35 UT) from sunspot 486 near the sun's southeastern limb. The explosion hurled a coronal mass ejection (CME) into space. See the movie. Although the CME was not Earth-directed, it could deliver a glancing blow to our planet's magnetic field as early as Oct 24th (although the 25th is more likely). Sunspotcycle.com Another CME was already en route when this morning's explosion occured. Pictured right, it was launched on Oct 22nd by an explosion near sunspot 484. Forecasters expect it to arrive on Oct....
  • Solar ALERT: Large CME at 3 AM EDT: possiblepower, communications disruptions October 24

    10/24/2003 7:40:02 AM PDT · by cogitator · 35 replies · 290+ views
    NOAA News ^ | 10/24/2003 | National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
    Text below reproduces what is found on linked site; linked site has featured image of MAJOR sunspot group. Forecasters at the NOAA Space Environment Center in Boulder, Colo., observed two dynamic areas of the sun, one of which has produced a coronal mass ejection, or CME, Wednesday morning at 3 a.m. EDT that appears to be Earth-directed. The forecasters are predicting a strong geomagnetic storm, G-3 on the NOAA Space Weather Scales, that should reach Earth on Friday, October 24. (Click here to view larger image from the SOHO spacecraft of the intense solar activity on the sun taken Oct....
  • Lunar eclipse to turn moon red; Latest in string of cosmic shows

    11/06/2003 9:16:25 AM PST · by mhking · 18 replies · 217+ views
    CNN ^ | 11.6.03
    <p>Sky watchers scrutinized Mars during its closest approach to Earth in 60,000 years this summer and were awed by red and green aurora displays as far south as Florida thanks to big explosions on the sun in recent weeks.</p> <p>And now more heavenly happenings are on the way.</p>