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Magnetic superstorms could turn American homes into 'high-tech tombs'

• Terrence Aym
The danger year of 2011 has arrived and scientists in-the-know are worried sick. Space experts began worrying about the sun several years ago…and for good reason. They made dire predictions concerning the approaching solar maximum occurring from 2011 to 2013. They believed the sun's unleashed fury could be the worst ever seen.Now the danger years are here and their voices are rising louder. The American, European, and Russian space agencies all agree…the world and it's fragile high-tech information systems are at very high risk. Recently, scientists gathered for a nail-biting meeting addressing the potential horror that a sun gone wild would cause. And what it could cause is near Apocalyptic havoc.