Stephen: Well, this would explain the huge desire to sleep (and keep sleeping) that many of us are experiencing in recent days! Lots of people have been saying how ‘out of it’ they feel…floating… Check out the second story below for some great snaps of how it enhanced the Northern Lights.
From Russia Today – January 10, 2014
A large coronal mass ejection has reached Earth – days after the Sun sent a massive burst of solar wind and electromagnetic radiation towards our planet. While causing no major geomagnetic storm, it has produced spectacular auroras in northern Europe.
The coronal mass ejection (CME) arrived near Earth at 2:32pm EST (7:32pm GMT) on Thursday, with its effects expected to continue throughout Friday, according to US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).