We recentlywrote that “After a period of exceptionally high activityin the 20th century, our sun has suddenly gone exceptionallyquiet?Astronomers are waiting for the sunspots to return andmark the start of the next, the so-called cycle 24. Theyhave been waiting for a while now with no sign it’s on itsway any time soon.” Well, solar cycle 24 has started! Howwill it affectglobal warming?

Solar physicist David Hathaway says, “New solar cyclesalways begin with a high-latitude, reversed polarity sunspot.”

NASA reports that, ?Many forecasters believe Solar Cycle 24will be big and intense. Peaking in 2011 or 2012, the cycleto come could have significant impacts ontelecommunications, air traffic, power grids and GPSsystems. (And don’t forget the Northern Lights!) In this ageof satellites and cell phones, the next solar cycle couldmake itself felt as never before.? However, the furiousstorms won’t start right away, since solar cycles usuallytake a few years to build.

Art credit: gimp-savvy.com

If we?re going to stave off global warming, we need tofollow the rightpath. Justdon?t forget where you heard about climate change FIRST?while everyone else was still denying it. Help us keep the truth alive: subscribe today! One thing you can do that will help YOU too is to get one of our wonderful crop circle calendars. Subscribers have a special coupon that gives them $2 off.

NOTE: This news story, previously published on our old site, will have any links removed.

Dreamland Video podcast
To watch the FREE video version on YouTube, click here.

Subscribers, to watch the subscriber version of the video, first log in then click on Dreamland Subscriber-Only Video Podcast link.