As a species, we don’t ask for much. A little air to breathe, a little food to eat, the occasional gigantic magnetic storm to rip across the planet and fry all electrical equipment, resetting civilization to zero. You know, the little things. It’s what keeps life interesting.
But sadly, the magnetic storm headed Earth’s way on Wednesday and Thursday isn’t nearly so apocalyptic, though it should still have some cool effects for observers in the higher latitudes. According to the