Daily Archives: March 7, 2012

Live, Coordinated Disaster Preparation Drills Right From Your Own Desktop (Oh, And They’re Free)

Formidable Footprint is conducting another series of preparation drills – one in a few weeks and the next one in April – covering earthquake, flood, wildfire, tornado, pandemic and hurricane possibilities.  The exercises are for business and organizations who want to both strengthen and test their disaster response capabilities and for that reason the group […]

Massive Solar Activity This Week…But We’re All Still Here

With all of the other weather threats going on later this week and the looming end of the Mayan calendar, we’re also dealing with an increasingly active sun. Active regions on the sun’s surface, increased solar flares, coronal mass ejections and a nearing peak of the 11-year solar activity cycle translate to not only more media attention but a stronger, higher frequency of their effects reaching Earth.