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Not much UV makes it through the atmosphere but it isn't UV which produces a sensation of heat on the skin. That would be infrared, you know, like what heaters put out.
Harsher UV rays, that's why it feels so hot.
According to Zharkova, maybe. But that's not what the consensus is.
Sunspots are about to go silent for 35 to 40 years
That prediction is from 2017, more than two years before Solar minimum. Has there been an update?
I think you'll find that there are as many predictions up as there are down. Some really down.
The entropy value for P5 of the present SC 24 is not available as it has not yet ceased.
originally posted by: LookingAtMars
a reply to: smurfy
Yuh mean quiet?
Lol, yes I did.
The sun does seem harsher and brighter then before.
Could just be my eyes getting old.