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Fierce ‘Superflares’ from the Sun Zapped an Infant Earth

Fierce ‘Superflares’ from the Sun Zapped an Infant Earth- astrobio.net By Adam Hadhazy/astrobio.net Our young sun may have routinely blasted Earth with gobs of energy more powerful than any similar bombardments recorded in human history. Huge bursts of these particle and radiation “showers” ignited by these so-called “superflares” could […]