An illustration of the proposed magnetic deflector

Scientists Have Proposed A Plan To Build A Massive Shield To Protect Earth From Solar Storms

Extreme weather space events could potentially wipe out the electrical grids and cause widespread technological damage. To prevent or mitigate such a catastrophe, scientists have proposed a plan to construct a massive ‘magnetic deflector’ that would sit like a shield between Earth and the Sun, deflecting the sun’s harmful particles back into space.

How To Survive The Apocalypse - Scientific Survival Tips

Watch: Scientific Tips That Will Help You Survive The Apocalypse

The apocalypse is finally upon us. We are left to survive in the wild. Zombies chase us out of our cities. And our civilization, as we know it, has started to fall apart. What would you do if you happen to come across scenarios such as these? Here’s AsapSCIENCE’s look at scientific tips that will help you survive the apocalypse.