• Solar radiation knocked out some radio communication on Earth yesterday
  • It came from a giant sunspot seen on the surface of the sun recently
  • Sunspot AR12192 is 14 times larger than Earth and almost as big as Jupiter
  • The Met Office tells MailOnline it might be the largest sunspot in 25 years
  • It is so big that it can be seen in images of the sun from Earth’s surface
  • This particular flare from the sunspot was brief but strong
  • It follows three days of severe storms on the sun
  • ‘It would seem to be just a matter of time before another strong explosion occurs,’ said spaceweather.com’s Tony Phillips FULL STORY