Tag results for: aurora borealis

Extreme Geomagnetic Storm Hits Earth, Disruptions Expected Through Weekend

An extreme geomagnetic storm (G5, Kp=9), the most powerful since October 2003, is currently affecting Earth, having commenced at 6:54 PM EDT on May 10th. The storm will continue throughout the weekend due to several Earth-directed coronal mass ejections (CMEs) detected in transit. This is the first Severe Geomagnetic Storm Watch issued by the NOAA Space Weather Prediction Center...

LATEST

Chinese Foreign Ministry Sanctions U.S. Defense Companies Over Ukraine and Taiwan Supplies

Sanctions Over Taiwan and Ukraine Arms The Chinese Foreign Ministry announced this morning that it would be sanctioning 12 U.S. defense companies and their senior management for involvement in the Ukraine War and arms sales...

Baltic Sea States Scramble as Russia Moves to Alter Borders

The Announcement At approximately 0730 EST on May 21st, 2024, Russian state-owned media reported that the Russian Ministry of Defense had proposed a list of coordinates to clarify the state border of Kaliningrad Oblast, Russia...

Israel Recalls Norwegian and Irish Ambassadors After Palestine State Recognition

Israel's Minister of Foreign Affairs has announced he is recalling Israel's ambassadors to Norway and Ireland after the two nations officially announced their recognition of a Palestinian state, and vowed to do the same...