A series of major solar flares and coronal mass ejections were observed with the SDO, SOHO, STEREO, and ACE between 19 and 27 January. The CME that erupted on 19 January produced the strongest radiation storm since 2005, and the strongest geomagnetic storm since 2003. These space-weather events received considerable attention from news agencies worldwide, including the Washington Post, NBC News, USA Today, and the Hindustan Times. The press stories that often included dramatic images from scientific instrumentation on board these spacecraft. Goddard personnel were prominently featured in many reports, including Antti Pulkkinen (674) and Yihua Zheng (674) as representatives of the Space Weather Center, and Philip Chamberlin (671) for SDO.