When the lights go out...

Thomson, Alan; Wild, Jim. 2010 When the lights go out... Astronomy and Geophysics, 51 (5). 23-24. 10.1111/j.1468-4004.2010.51523.x

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Space weather stands out among natural hazards as one of the great unknowns, largely for its potential effect on modern technology. Alan Thomson and Jim Wild discuss the challenges in understanding the geomagnetic hazard to national power grids.

Item Type: Publication - Article
Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.1111/j.1468-4004.2010.51523.x
Programmes: BGS Programmes 2010 > Earth hazards and systems
Date made live: 22 Dec 2010 15:18

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