Tag Archives: Solar

Do Solar Flares Change Magnetic Navigation? Lost Whales

Do solar flares disrupt the magnetic navigation of whales, leading to stranding events? Is this why they happen “periodically”? Continue reading

Advertisements
Posted in Biology Biochem, Science Bits | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

What Happens When A Hurricane Meets Wind Turbines & Solar Panels

What happens when a hurricane hits solar panels and wind turbines? They get destroyed. What’s being done on Puerto Rico to restore power? Well, for one thing, Tesla is installing a LOT of “battery walls” and solar cells. Who’s paying? Crickets…. Continue reading

Posted in Earth Sciences, Emergency Preparation and Risks, Energy, News Related | Tagged , , , , | 13 Comments

A Fifth Is Fine For Scotch, Power Generation Not So Much

I’m happy with a Fifth Of Scotch, not happy with a 1/5 of electrical generation, and really unhappy to take the Fifth… Continue reading

Posted in Economics - Trading - and Money, Energy | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Solar Cycle Oh Dear…

Does the present state of the Sun imply even more slowdown of the solar output ahead? And does that imply a cold snowy Europe with a warmer Florida? Continue reading

Posted in AGW and Weather News Events, AGW Climate Perspective | Tagged , , , , , | 47 Comments