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The danger of solar flares

The danger of solar flares

The danger of solar flares

The solar flares represent explosions at the surface of the sun. The solar flares are produced almost every day and they usually affect all layers of the sun’s atmosphere. The large ones release huge amounts of energy and could even eject coronal mass into the space. The solar flares also produce different types of radiation that also burst into the space.

The UV and X-ray radiation produced by large solar flares can reach the Earth affecting the upper layer of the atmosphere called ionosphere. These two types of radiation can disrupt long-range radio communications and radars that have the same wavelengths. (more…)

Big Bang Theory

Big Bang Theory

Big Bang Theory

The Big Bang Theory refers to the beginning of our universe. According to the theory the universe was formed about 13.5 million years ago from a hot and dense state that expanded very fast.

That primary explosion is called Big Bang. According to the theory the universe is still expanding today, the distance between planets, stars and galaxies expanding continuously. (more…)