Researchers have been left searching for potential plasma loss mechanisms from Saturn`s magnetosphere.
Solar storms - powerful eruptions of solar material and magnetic fields into interplanetary space - can cause what is known as "space weather" near Earth.
The sun erupted with an Earth-directed coronal mass ejection or CME on June 20 at 11:24 pm.
An undergraduate student from the University of Iowa has discovered that a process occurring in Saturn`s magnetosphere is linked to the planet`s seasons and changes with them.
Data from European Space Agency’s Cluster mission has revealed that it is easier for the solar wind to penetrate Earth’s magnetic environment, the magnetosphere.
Saturn’s moon Enceladus may be causing periodic bursts of radiation in the planet’s magnetosphere.
After confirming the presence of
water on the lunar surface, India`s Chandrayaan-1 mission has,
for the first time, discovered mini-magnetosphere.
Day in Pics: 25th November
Showbiz World - November 25, 2014