Latest Interplanetary Magnetic Field Stories
The Earth's magnetic field protects our planet from most of the permanent flow of particles from the solar wind.
UCLA atmospheric scientists have discovered a previously unknown basic mode of energy transfer from the solar wind to the Earth's magnetosphere.
Scientists from the Ulysses mission have proven that sounds generated deep inside the Sun cause the Earth to shake and vibrate in sympathy. They have found that Earthâ€™s magnetic field, atmosphere and terrestrial systems, all take part in this cosmic sing-along.
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