An artist’s rendering of a solar storm hitting the planet Mars and stripping ions from the planet’s upper atmosphere.
An artist’s rendering of a solar storm hitting the planet Mars and stripping ions from the planet’s upper atmosphere. Goddard Space Flight Center/NASA AP
An artist’s rendering of a solar storm hitting the planet Mars and stripping ions from the planet’s upper atmosphere. Goddard Space Flight Center/NASA AP

Our sun threatens grid too, INL researchers say

December 24, 2015 09:08 AM