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“magnetic field”

Nov 12, 2015 06:17 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Like a blinding beacon lighting up the night, a powerful gamma-ray-generating stellar husk has been seen pulsating in a neighboring galaxy.
Oct 15, 2015 08:00 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
Arx Pax, maker of the Hendo hoverboard, unveils second-generation design with improved design and performance. Continue reading →
Oct 9, 2015 01:46 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Earth's inner core formed between 1 billion and 1.5 billion years ago, and this freezing heart of the planet powers its protective magnetic field. Continue reading →
Sep 14, 2015 12:23 PM ET // Stuart Gary, ABC Science Online
The Magellanic Clouds, which can only be seen from the southern hemisphere, are two of our nearest neighbors.
Jul 31, 2015 09:44 AM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
Earth's magnetic field, which protects the planet from harmful blasts of solar radiation, is much older than thought.
Jun 10, 2015 06:30 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
Scientists have created a new class of computers that can manipulate physical matter. Continue reading →
Jun 3, 2015 04:28 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
Self-assembling origami bots may eventually be deployed inside your body. Continue reading →
Mar 4, 2015 11:06 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
A new computer model of our sun's magnetic field suggests the shape of our solar system's heliosphere is stranger than we ever thought.
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