earth magnetic field

NASA Undeterred by the Threat of Space Radiation

According to a recent statement by members of NASA's Human Research Program, the threat of radiation will not stop the…

4 years ago

Let’s Clean up the Space Junk with Magnetic Space Tugs

A researcher working with the ESA has proposed creating a fleet of magnetic tugs to safely and effectively remove space…

4 years ago

Exploring the Universe For Magnetic Fields

A recent presentation made at the NASA Planetary Science Vision 2050 Workshop outlined how the study of magnetic fields could…

5 years ago

This is Actual Science. Crystals at the Earth’s Core Power its Magnetic Field

A new study from the Tokyo Institute of Technology has shown how crystallization in the Earth's core may be what…

5 years ago

Does Zonal Swishing Play a Part in Earth’s Magnetic Field Reversals?

[/caption] Why does the Earth's magnetic field 'flip' every million years or so? Whatever the reason, or reasons, the way…

12 years ago

Cluster Satellite Detects Rifts in Earth’s Magnetic Field

[/caption] While Earth's magnetic field protects our planet from most of the permanent flow of particles from the solar wind,…

12 years ago