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May 29, 2016
Solar Storms May Have Been Key to Life on Earth
Greenbelt MD (SPX) May 24, 2016
Our sun's adolescence was stormy-and new evidence shows that these tempests may have been just the key to seeding life as we know it. Some 4 billion years ago, the sun shone with only about three-quarters the brightness we see today, but its surface roiled with giant eruptions spewing enormous amounts of solar material and radiation out into space. These powerful solar explosions may have provided the crucial energy needed to warm Earth, despite the sun's faintness. The eruptions also may have fur ... read more

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