Solar flares might knock out cell phones

Activity building to crescendo some scientists say could be cataclysmic Solar flare activity is expected to build for the next three years to a crescendo that some scientists say could be cataclysmic, causing a telecommunication blackout that would down mobile phones...

The Resurgent Russian Bear

“I shall be an autocrat, that’s my trade”. Thus quipped the Empress of Russia, Catherine the Great, who stamped Russian authority onto the international stage, seizing vast swathes of territory and establishing Russia as a formidable power in the...