SOLAR SECTOR BOUNDARY CROSSNG: High-latitude auroras are possible on Sept. 2nd when Earth crosses through a fold in the heliospheric current sheet. This is called a "solar sector boundary crossing," and NOAA forecasters estimate a 70% chance of polar geomagnetic storms when it occurs. Aurora alerts: text or voice
ALMOST-BLANK SUN: The sunspot number is plummeting, and the Earth-facing side of the sun is almost blank. Scan this image, taken on Sept. 1st by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory, to see how many dark cores you can find:
Top headlines from around the Web for September 1, 2015
- Kanati Clothing Co. Board Names New CEO
- JUDICIAL WATCH EXPOSES ISIS THREAT ON BORDER
- Russian President Vladimir Putin has drafted a bill that aims to eliminate the US dollar and the euro from trade between CIS countries.
- Turmoil In Asia Rocks Global Markets As Crude Oil Plunges And Gold Surprises
- SHERIFF CLARKE: BLACK LIVES MATTER IS A 'VULGAR, VILE, VICIOUS, SLIMY MOVEMENT' 'You would have to stick your head in the sand to think this wasn’t fueled by BLM'
- DANGER: Richard Russell Warns Investors To Be Completely Out Of The Stock Market
- Russian Spetsnaz Arsonists Are Targeting Preppers In the West
- US military is developing 'Gremlin' drones to overwhelm enemy defenses and conduct missions too dangerous for manned aircraft:NOTE THE NAME!
- 'MEGA' AGENDA 21 RESURRECTED WITH POPE'S HELP U.S. visit converges with end of Shemitah, Jade Helm, blood moon
- These 7 Household Names Make a Killing Off of the Prison-Industrial Complex
- CDC Issues Warning: Doctors on Alert for Bubonic Plague: 'There is a Heightened Risk… We Don’t Want People To Panic'
- China under attack? Yet another massive explosion at a Chinese chemical factory: It's the fourth in just over a month!
- Radiation fears growing as govt’ finds strangely deformed trees around Fukushima — Nearly 100% have ‘morphological defects’ — 'Trees did not have a top bud, without which its growth cannot continue'
- EPIC SMACKDOWN: It finally happened, Greg Gutfeld schools Geraldo Rivera on true meaning gun shooting statistics
- US-Russia Standoff: 'Moscow Feels Betrayed by Washington'
- RUSSIA TO BEGIN AIRSTRIKES AGAINST ISIS IN SYRIA Russian presence in Syria will increase likelihood of encounters with US
- Former Merck Rep Says Mandatory Vaccination Is For Profit and Not Public Health
- Another Video Made At Langley To Get People To Hate The Gold Standard Since ISIS Supports It. You Must Be Murderous And Barbarous To Support The Gold Standard.
- CDC Admits 98 Million Americans Received Polio Vaccine In An 8-Year Span When It Was Contaminated With Cancer Virus
- Russian Military Forces Arrive In Syria, Set Forward Operating Base Near Damascus
- Mass Layoffs To Hit Banking Industry As Consumers Ditch Big Box Banking :The days of big banks are done. Million dollar buildings that double as empty fortresses will soon be empty, or conveniently turned into FEMA holding centers when the collapse hits.