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+ - Nuclear Power Plants vs Coronal Mass Ejections

Submitted by Bones3D_mac
Bones3D_mac (324952) writes "Could a major coronal mass ejection from our Sun result in planet-wide nuclear disasters similar to what we witnessed in Japan? Not only could it cause the "station blackout" effect we initially heard about, but what about the potential for loss of communication lines and overall mass confusion as our usual electrical and electronic devices suddenly go dark on us for seemingly no reason whatsoever?"
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Nuclear Power Plants vs Coronal Mass Ejections

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