A solar storm is something we cannot at this point mitigate against. Governments around the world have admitted they are ill-prepared to deal with the crisis that would follow such an event. Scientists agree that it will happen one day, as it did in 1859 when the Carrington Event caused havoc in telegraph offices. Imagine that now with our everything runs on electricity infrastructure.
Imagine, id you can a life without Intensive care units to keep the critically ill alive, Imagine a life without the conveniences we have become used to.