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The Active Sun: Solar Eruptions and their Impact on Earth

Trinity College space weather scientist Dr Sophie Murray, will look at solar flares, coronal mass ejections, and auroras. All this is called space weather, and she will discuss its impact on the Earth’s upper atmosphere, and threats to satellites, electronic systems, power grids etc, and potentially on human civilization.

Venue:      Civil Engineering Building, UCC 

Date:        Monday 11th November 

Time         8.00 pm

Entry         Free , Drop In 

Audience  Over 16's 

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