Wild solar weather causes satellites to fall out of orbit. It’s only going to get worse.

In late 2021, operators of the European Space Agency’s (ESA) swarm constellation noticed something troubling: The satellites, which measure the magnetic field around the Earth, started sinking into the atmosphere at an unusually high speed — up to 10 times faster than before. The change coincided with the start of the new solar cycle, and … Read more

S&P 500 Sells Off But Damage Is Far Worse; Key inflation data due

Dow Jones futures edged higher overnight, along with S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq futures with a key inflation report on Friday. X The stock market rally suffered significant losses on Thursday, with major indexes undercut key short-term supports. Below the surface, conditions are even worse as relegations beat winners and breakouts don’t work. In this … Read more