I was reading James Keating's MAAJAK WORLD and found one article linking to this, the original article.
Well, doesn't look like it has much to do with factories and the internal combustion engine and the disguised tax schemes of "Global Warming," so I guess politicians won't really be interested in it very much. That is until they can find a way to fleece us some more because of this.
Look on the bright side though, perhaps the compass won't be such a vital piece of gear in the future.
Magnetic Polar Shifts Causing Massive Global Superstorms.