Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 1512 , Segment 3
Episode: Black Women, Solar Flares, Study Retraction
- Jan 15, 2021 9:00 pm
- 14:40 mins
Periodically, the sun burps out giant bursts of radiation, and sometimes they hit the earth dead on, where they cause problems with electronics. University of Michigan space physicist Justin Kasper is leading a NASA mission to better understand how solar flares happen–and hopefully give us some advance warning when one is headed our way. (Originally aired Apr 8, 2020).