I heard the sound of the barbarian’s teeth trying to gain purchase on the freshly cooked skull of the enemy he’d just killed. It made a strange, horrible scraping sound as the teeth would catch, and then slide and then the “thok” as he tried again. Then came the hideous crunching and the grunts of delight.
Bill O’Reilly has provided me with tomorrow’s blog, in other words, so here’s something to tide you over tonight:
The biggest solar storm since 2005 has sent us a little love letter. It should arrive on Wednesday.
Here’s a couple of images:
The space station astronauts are in their little lead-lined room to wait it out.
Update 6:50AM PST: Earth Saved!
- Lucky escape for Earth after solar flare
- The Sun aims a storm right at Earth: expect aurorae tonight!