“Can solar activity cause my muscles to be sore?”

Question: Can space weather—like solar flares and geomagnetic storms—cause my muscles to be sore, to be stiff, and to spasm?   Answer: Yes, that's a symptom. Imagine what happens when people get electrocuted: So much current passes through their muscles that those muscles clench and tense. That's what's happening when energy comes in: It passes … Continue reading “Can solar activity cause my muscles to be sore?”

Our aura is a tiny part of Earth’s aura

A gentle FYI for empaths, kids, and animals: Earth’s magnetic field (or aura) has fluctuated noticeably over the past several hours, largely because a stream of wind from the sun has arrived. Per the pictures below: the electron count dropped for hours; we’re in a geomagnetic storm (currently G1); the magnetometer reading went a bit … Continue reading Our aura is a tiny part of Earth’s aura