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July 10, 2007
Solar flare pictured by TRACE (NASA)- Scientists have been measuring the frequency of solar flares
'No Sun Link' to Climate Change (BBC News)

A new scientific study concludes that changes in the Sun's output cannot be causing modern-day climate change. It shows that for the last 20 years, the Sun's output has declined, yet temperatures on Earth have risen. It also shows that modern temperatures are not determined by the Sun's effect on cosmic rays, as has been claimed.


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