big-al1690 posted on Aug 09, 2010 8:52:59 PM - Report post
you could see some of it in scotland
GORDONFREMAN posted on Aug 09, 2010 9:21:32 PM - Report post
wee are going to diiiiiiiiiiiiiieeeeeeeeeeeeeeee
come on guys i dont know about you but i'm going to live for 100 years with chu and my friends like serivor and no body cans stop me
[Edited by GORDONFREMAN, 8/9/2010 9:21:59 PM]
dstates posted on Aug 09, 2010 9:22:53 PM - Report post
the next solar maximum is expected to reach its peak on December 21st 2012.
previous solar maximums are believed to be caused by the opposing gravitational forces of Jupiter and Saturn when they are on opposite sides of the sun, which occurs about every 11 years.
the last few solar maximums on record show an increase in intensity with each new maximum. The upcoming maximum is expected to be the strongest ever recorded.
since the maximum falls on the exact date at which our solar system will begin its intersection with the Galactic Equator, as well as when we will be aligned with the center of our galaxy(where there is maximum mass), solar disruptions are expected to be much worse than ever before in known history.
nothing to this magnitude has ever happened, especially to a civilization as dependent on electronics as we are. if a strong enough solar flare occurs, it could end the power grid as we know it. all communications and technology would catastrophically fail, and the first thing to go would be the satellites orbiting the earth.
LordVenator posted on Aug 09, 2010 11:01:32 PM - Report post
"nothing to this magnitude has ever happened, especially to a civilization as dependent on electronics as we are. if a strong enough solar flare occurs, it could end the power grid as we know it. all communications and technology would catastrophically fail, and the first thing to go would be the satellites orbiting the earth."
Coolermaster Storm Stryker
Lets hope something else happens and prevents this.
[Edited by LoopDaLoop, 8/9/2010 11:01:39 PM]
MSI Z87-G43 Gaming
Corsair CM750 750W 80+ Gold Modular
16GB DDR3 Corsair Vengeance PRO 1600MHz
Gigabyte GTX970 WF3 4GB DDR5
Intel core i5-4670K 3.5GHz
1TB Seagate Barracuda 7200
1TB Samsung EVO Basic 850
sabinboy posted on Aug 10, 2010 1:44:00 AM - Report post
But guys as far as i know this will happen in 2012/12/25.
Child of Honest Gamer.
It's only fear you should get scared not any others,otherwise you will be feared by fear.
HonestGamer posted on Aug 10, 2010 1:51:15 AM - Report post
originally posted by DoctorMozG
I wonder how much heat gives sun this summer. Because in Moscow its a hell. +45C
45c? Too cool for me!
I don't remember getting out during summer time...I just sit in my room with the AC turned on 24x7.
And this is when I get a giant electricity bill!
Life is best for those who enjoy it, difficult for those who analyze it and worst for those who criticize it.
darkone112 posted on Aug 10, 2010 2:23:07 AM - Report post
well that was expected.
weather's are not balanced.
sabinboy,that 2012 thingie is a story.just a story. i think.
hier AI AM
latios_power posted on Aug 10, 2010 2:06:32 PM - Report post
No, and didn't hear of this thing...but it would be cool to see such thing.
~King of Dark~
My Past has determined your future
My torrential pain will be your unspeakable suffering
Your days are numbered
Don't fear the end
Pray for it
and unlike your own mortality
My thirst for vengeance
WILL NEVER DIE
[Married to Raha <3]
All times are (GMT -06:00) Central Time (US & Canada). Current time is 6:13:07 AM