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Where have all the sunspots gone

Space Weather asks the question. Yet despite the fact that it is as plain as a pikestaff that there are no sunspots they managed to find one! This week, solar activity has sharply declined. There is only one numbered sunspot … Continue reading

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A spotless day recorded by the LSC as F10.7 Flux gets close to sub 90

We are, according to the theory, in at or approaching Solar Max. The Layman’s sunspot count has recorded another spotless day. The pretence that the sun is ‘ramping up’ for solar max surely cannot be continued any longer? (Click the … Continue reading

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Update to Another spotless day – another one!

A second Spotless day is recorded by the LSC which uses the same method as Wolf would have used in the 19th century. The solar funk continues. See also yesterday’s post Another spotless day close to Solar Max

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2011 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 7,900 times in 2011. If it were a NYC subway … Continue reading

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Create your own Earth Impact!

Just came across this great tool for creating your own impact scenario. Impact Earth Screenshots:

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Watts Up With That?: Finalist in the 2011 ‘bloggies’ awards.

If you consider that Watts up with that has been a major contributor to science blogs as I do please consider voting for WUWT in the “bloggies” Watts Up With That?: Finalist in the 2011 ‘bloggies’ awards.

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