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Solar wind breaks through Earth’s magnetic field

Space is not empty. A wind of charged particles blows outwards from the Sun, carrying a magnetic field with it. Sometimes this solar wind...

Earth’s magnetic field is important for climate change at high altitudes

New research, published this week, has provided scientists with greater insight into the climatic changes happening in the upper atmosphere. Scientists found that changes...

Magnetic anomaly deep within Earth’s crust reveals Africa in North America

The repeated cycles of plate tectonics that have led to collision and assembly of large supercontinents and their breakup and formation of new ocean...

Satellite Trio to Explore the Earth’s Magnetic Field

In a dense fog, a Russian Rockot rocket on 22 November 2013 cleared the launchpad of the Baikonur Cosmodrome on schedule at 13:02:15 CET....

Flying Through a Geomagnetic Storm

Glowing green and red, shimmering hypnotically across the night sky, the aurora borealis is a wonder to behold. Longtime sky watchers say it is...

Ground-based lasers vie with satellites to map Earth’s magnetic field

Mapping the Earth's magnetic field - to find oil, track storms or probe the planet's interior - typically requires expensive satellites. University of California, Berkeley,...

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