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Super Earths May Get Their Magnetic Fields From Magnesium Oxide
2012-11-23 10:54:51

Astronomers have been spotting so-called ‘Super Earths’ at a regular rate over the past few years and new research by a team of American physicists sheds a light on some of the forces at work below the surface of these terrestrial giants.


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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