Last Updated: Friday, March 07, 2014, 22:22
Scientists at NASA and MIT have identified a plasma plume that naturally protects the Earth against solar storms.
Last Updated: Friday, February 14, 2014, 15:09
New research suggests that the enigmatic "ribbon" of energetic particles discovered at the edge of our solar system by NASA`s Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX) may be only a small sign of the vast influence of the galactic magnetic field.
Last Updated: Friday, February 07, 2014, 16:09
A new study has found that salmon use the Earth`s magnetic field to migrate.
Last Updated: Friday, January 03, 2014, 12:42
Dogs across a variety of breeds align their body axis with the Earth`s magnetic field when relieving themselves, researchers have revealed.
Last Updated: Monday, December 30, 2013, 10:14
The sun`s magnetic field has now undergone a total reversal of its polarity, which marks Solar Cycle 24`s midpoint, which is going to be completed in 11 years time, NASA has revealed.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 13:30
The Swarm satellites have completed its first critical phase of their new mission, reaching a significant milestone for ESA`s magnetic field mission.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 23, 2013, 09:45
The European Space Agency on Friday launched three satellites it hopes will help understand why the magnetic field that makes human life possible on Earth appears to be weakening.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 17, 2013, 13:22
Scientists have revealed that the magnetic field of the Sun is expected to reverse polarity within the next three weeks, which could have a huge effect on our solar system.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 17, 2013, 00:45
Our sun`s vast magnetic field is about to flip upside down which will affect the entire solar system, says NASA.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 12:18
Scientists have said that the Sun`s magnetic field will flip soon.
Last Updated: Friday, November 01, 2013, 12:40
Milky Way may have been swallowing "pills" - clouds of gas with a magnetic wrapper - to keep creating stars for the past eight billion years.
Last Updated: Friday, November 01, 2013, 11:37
A radio telescope that was once used to keep track of ballistic missiles has helped astronomers to find how the magnetic field structure and rotation of the young and rapidly rotating Crab pulsar evolves with time.
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