Daily Archives: August 5, 2011

Sun Throws A Tantrum. Your GPS May Be Next.

ImpactWeather VP IT and ham radio enthusiast Kyle Tupin guest-posts today. Our sun unleashed the solar equivalent of a large, unruly belch yesterday which may lead to some unusual effects here on Earth.  The sun undergoes an eleven-year cycle of increasing and decreasing activity known as sunspots.  As a ham radio operator, I’ve always been […]