Earth and Space Weather News October 25, 2014: X3-class solar flare – but no significant CME; UFO’s during eclipse; North Atlantic magmatism controlled by temperature, mantle composition and buoyancy; NASA’s Fermi Satellite Finds Hints of Starquakes in Magnetar ‘Storm'; Iceland volcano; Earthquake watch; Global weather
Earth and Space Weather News October 24, 2014: Largest sunspot in 10+ years; M-4 solar flare; Oct 23 Partial solar eclipse photos; Climate change; Global weather
Earth and Space Weather News October 23, 2014: X-Class solar flare, but no big CME; Earth-facing quiet; Solar eclipse TONIGHT; Biggest census ever of exocomets around Beta Pictoris; Space weather; Galactic Wheel of Life Shines in Infrared; NASA-led Study Sees Titan Glowing at Dusk and Dawn; Brazil drought; Global weather
Can the season that you were born in affect your personality? New research shows that the season you are born has a significant impact on your risk of developing mood disorders. People born at certain times of year may have a greater chance of developing certain types of affective temperaments, which in turn can lead to mood disorders. Read More: Birth season affects your mood in later life
Earth and Space Weather News October 22, 2014: Partial solar eclipse on Oct 23; Space weather – sun spots, 2 M-class flares; coronal holes; Global weather;
Earth and Space Weather News October 21, 2014: Comet Siding Spring Update; 5 M-class solar flares yesterday; Space weather; Earthquake watch; Global weather
Nigeria has been declared officially Ebola-free after a six week period with no new cases. Nigeria previously had 20 cases in total, of which eight died. Speaking at a conference in Tunis, the World Health Organization’s Director General Margaret Chan praised Nigeria’s success in controlling the deadly disease – brought to the country by a Liberian diplomat in July. Nigeria’s battle to stamp out the deadly fever was hailed a “spectacular success story” by WHO representative Rui Gama Vaz.
Earth and Space Weather News October 20, 2014: Comet Siding Spring buzzes Mars; China Landslide; Flare/Quake Uptick Review; Earthquake watch; Space weather; Global weather
Earth and Space Weather News October 18, 2014: CIOC: Comet Siding Spring Close approach to Mars occurs in 1 day; C/2013 A1 (Siding Spring) Current Status; Belfast Homes Flooded After Heavy Rain; Sao Paulo suffers worst drought in decades; Global weather; Space weather; Earthquake watch
Healing is supposed to make us feeling better, right?
Yes, and it usually does — in the long run. Unfortunately, most people don’t understand that in the short run, it’s very common for the healing process to make us feel worse.
You see, our bodies (and psyches) move cyclically. First there is birth, then there’s steady development, after that we plateau and enter a period of maintenance, then there’s a period of decay, and eventually, there’s some form of death. Out of that death, there is a new rebirth and our cycle begins all over again.
A new study shows that nearly half of Americans are so concerned about catching the Ebola virus that they are unwilling to travel abroad at all. A school in Cleveland cancelled classes, after learning that one staff member might have flown on the same airline – not even the same route – as one of the infected nurses. RT’s Gayane Chichakyan looks at how Ebola fear-mongering, conspiracies, myths, and cures are spreading – including an Ebola zombie post on social media that went viral.
Earth and Space Weather News October 17, 2014: M4.3 solar flare erupted in spectacular fashion; Huge incoming sunspots; Earthquake watch; Cassini Caught in Hyperion’s Particle Beam; Temperature Predictions; Precipitation Predictions; Global weather
The United States military is sending hundreds more troops to join the thousands already in West Africa, helping tackle the Ebola crisis. Speaking on Wednesday, Rey Odierno, the Army chief-of-staff, for the first time revealed the full extent of America’s global military presence – saying it has troops stationed in over 150 countries worldwide – that’s three quarters of all countries on the planet.
Earth and Space Weather News October 16, 2014: Spiderweb Galaxy; Umbral fields looping on sun; Space weather; Rapid Geomagnetic Reversal Possibility: Confirmed; Jersey airport runway re-named as magnetic pole shifts; Earthquake watch; Arctic Sea Ice Extent; Global weather