Is the Sun's Cycle set to help Space Exploration?

Major Drop in Solar Activity PredictedMajor Drop in Solar Activity Predicted, National Solar Observatory and American Astronomical Society

"A missing jet stream, fading spots, and slower activity near the poles say that our Sun is heading for a rest period even as it is acting up for the first time in years, according to scientists at the National Solar Observatory (NSO) and the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL)."

"If we are right," Hill concluded, "this could be the last solar maximum we'll see for a few decades. That would affect everything from space exploration to Earth's climate."

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