Solar winds are incredibly powerful bursts of high energy particles, and when they explode toward earth, they can do major damage to electronic systems — especially if there’s no advanced warning. A new satellite called DSCOVR is on its way to a lookout point in space. From there, it’ll send data back to earth, giving us a heads up about solar weather events heading our way.
Mayor de Blasio just announced a new task force to support tenants who want to press criminal charges against their landlords. Adélie Pontay decided to find out exactly what this means for New Yorkers.