This is a pretty interesting item, in today’s New York Times, which might make a few people start to wonder about solar storms.

http://wwwhttp://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/03/opinion/not-ready-for-a-solar-sandy.html?goback=%2Egde_44228_member_181850139&_r=0.nytimes.com/2012/11/03/opinion/not-ready-for-a-solar-sandy.html?goback=%2Egde_44228_member_181850139&_r=0