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After viewing the first 2 videos below, please start at the 1st post. The 3rd video needs complete attention as does the video in post 28 (or any of Rolf's videos in particular).
There will be some natural disasters occurring on a very regular basis throughout the world. The frequency will be extremely high in the coming decade. Many publicly traded companies ARE highly vulnerable based on geographic location. Other companies will benefit as their competitors begin to suffer the effects. Still other companies will find that their products or services are no longer desirable while some will find their products in extreme demand. There will be plays both ways on this but I would rather entertain the ideas for positive outcomes rather than profit off the devastation that will hit some.

There will be many instances of advance signals prior to many oncoming events leaving about a week to a couple days to pre-position.

Besides looking at opportunities in the markets, people need to also understand that a new script has been handed to mankind and most, if not all of the old script is going to rather quickly be rendered irrelevant.

The timing of the overall process has reached the point where several critical dynamic sub-processes have been triggered and tectonic shifts will be regular events.





At the very beginning of both these videos it appears the same thing is being said about the Sun.
Total polar field strength on the sun was reduced by 50% during the minimum of the previous 11 yr solar cycle. The second video is a good confirmation of the opening statement of the first. The science is several years or more older in the 2nd though.


"New Solar Minimum Could Change the World Economy"
ktar.com

"New and exciting research is telling us that the next solar minimum in sunspot cycle 25 may be the deepest minimum in more than 100 years of observation.If that is true, data showed that during solar minimum with less sunspots, solar surface flares and CMEs, there is a strong potential for a large scale cooling of the weather systems on Earth. This is contrary to many who believe that a steady increase in global temperatures are due primarily to human factors.

The Sun and its output are now being looked at as the main source of future economic conditions on Earth.

New research claimed that a spotless Sun during previous sunspot minima have lead to sustained periods of cold weather and crop failures around the planet.
The most pronounced was the great Maunder Minimum from 1640 to 1715, in which the Earth experienced some major climactic change. There have been other deep solar minima, but not on the same scale as the Grand Minimum, as described above. They are the Dalton Minimum (1798-1823), the Gleissberg Minimum and the current Eddy Minimum In the most simplistic way, the research tells us that the less sunspot numbers on the Sun, the cooler the planet becomes. The higher the sunspot numbers, the warmer the planet gets.

More cooling and there exists a greater percentage of crop failures, as well as, higher fuel prices and food prices. That would not be good for the global economy, as we may approach this small mini ice age.

Another amazing fact that is coming out of the research on the Sun deals with cosmic rays. These powerful energetic atomic particles travel at nearly the speed of light. During solar maximum, the Sun produces a large plasma bubble around the Earth, like a giant shield which helps to deflect these potentially harmful particles around and away from Earth.

During solar minimum, the protective shield is weakened and more of these particles can affect us here on Earth. Can the increase in cosmic ray activity have long term effects on human DNA and plate tectonics? No one really knows for sure. (Ed: It is known...this article is not accurate on this point)

Some scientists have also theorized that the silica magma inside the Earth is excited by the increase in cosmic rays, possibly increasing the number of earthquakes and volcanic activity."

[Since I just noticed 2026 TeoTwawKi has a thread song...I like the idea:
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2636It's likely to avoid the uncomfortable fact (with respect to the global warmh_-2 hours ago
2635They've combined Autumn and Winter this year and are calling it "the seDoug R-2 hours ago
2634Not sure if this is a false alarm or the real deal .3bar-3 hours ago
2633Anyone else notice the lamestream media breathlessly commenting on "severe h_-8 hours ago
2632But 3bar...it's not even Winter yet. ;-)Doug R-8 hours ago
2631Only winter birds are Chickadees others ( finches ) missing since storm of the 3bar19 hours ago
2630Albedo much? "Snow covers nearly one half – one half! – of the continental Doug R-yesterday
2629Here comes a dose of reality: [youtube video]Doug R-yesterday
2628There seems to be quite a bit of internet buzz in the last week surrounding variDoug R4yesterday
2627[tweet]DinoNavarre3Tuesday
2626[graphic]DinoNavarre3Tuesday
2625Not sure if this was posted in error to another board but it is choc full of inf3bar-Tuesday
2624Posted this on the wrong board . Geeze ! Message 324434413bar1Tuesday
2623HI Doug, I hope so. Here in Wisconsin we have a sturgeon spearing season The srobert b furman-Tuesday
2622That's quite a field update Bob, thanks. The freezing may be coming sooner Doug R1Monday
2621HI Doug, Glad I planted my garlic last tuesday. We got 4-5 inches of snow yestrobert b furman2Monday
2620This comes to mind ... lol [youtube video]Woody1Monday
2619Meanwhile, in Schenectady, NY: [youtube video]Doug R1Monday
2618You'll have to be a bit more specific as to what you mean by "it" Doug R1Monday
2617So why was it so hot during the 1930's when solar activity was relatively lijazzlover2-Sunday
261614 day shows a couple of days above 0 . Little bit out in front of the cycle .3bar-Sunday
2615Nice paper ! Tks !3bar-Sunday
2614Habibullo Ismailovich Abdussamatov "THE SUN DEFINES THE CLIMATE" PubliDoug R2Sunday
2613The Russian whose name i can not say or spell but last name starts with an A had3bar-Sunday
2612I noticed she did say 26 & 27. I'm not sure what that means in relationDoug R-Sunday
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