Friday, January 09, 2009 | FoxNews.com
By Robert Roy Britt
"Impacts would be felt on interdependent infrastructures with, for example, potable water distribution affected within several hours; perishable foods and medications lost in 12-24 hours; immediate or eventual loss of heating/air conditioning, sewage disposal, phone service, transportation, fuel resupply and so on," the report states.
Outages could take months to fix, the researchers say. Banks might close, and trade with other countries might halt.
"Emergency services would be strained, and command and control might be lost," write the researchers, led by Daniel Baker, director of the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics at the University of Colorado in Boulder.
"Whether it is terrestrial catastrophes or extreme space weather incidents, the results can be devastating to modern societies that depend in a myriad of ways on advanced technological systems," Baker said in a statement released with the report.
I think 2012 may be more of reality, its just funny how this isnt one of the major conspiracys on 2012 and niburu is more widly accepted lol! this seems to be punching us in the face with evidence. And the goverment must know that 2012 when the sun flips its magnetic poles and sends out a huge amount of radiation towards us. Is it going to get in? with the big holes apearing in the earths magnetic field the answer is yes!?
[edit on 14-2-2009 by theflashor]