Recovering space weather events from historical data

The impact of the Sun and solar wind on Earth’s technological systems has become known as Space Weather. In order to understand the impact of space weather and better forecast its occurrence it is important to gather as much information as possible. Historical data sets could help us understand space weather conditions from a time … Continue reading “Recovering space weather events from historical data”

Improving the space weather forecast: recent events

I find it hard to believe our Sun is still shining above the continual gloom that has covered central England for much of this winter but not only is it still there, it’s starting to wake up from an unusually quiet period and the many space missions studying the Sun are poised to track its … Continue reading “Improving the space weather forecast: recent events”