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Spotless sun makes history -- could it counteract global warming?

Spotless sun makes history -- could it counteract global warming?
Photo of sunspot-less sun taken Sept. 3, 2008. Credit: SOHO/MDI
The sun has reached a milestone not seen for nearly 100 years: an entire month has passed without a single visible sunspot being noted... sort of. (Depending on how you score it, there might have been a blip in August.)

Anyway, some scientists believe an ultra-quiet sun could have affects on our planet's climate -- enough to where it might counterbalance the effects of additional greenhouse gases?

Read the full article at www.dailytech.com

Update to Story:

Spaceweather.com has posted a bit of a rebuttal to the story linked above: