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“magnetic field”

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.
Dec 23, 2014 03:00 AM ET // Discovery News
Weddell seals may use Earth's magnetic field to navigate among the holes in the ice it needs to find in order to breathe.
Dec 23, 2014 11:38 AM ET
Science finally has an answer for why the Greek letter theta appears in the form of aurorae near the north and south poles.
Dec 4, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Scientists believe they have solved a 40-year-old mystery about what caused rocks collected by NASA's Apollo astronauts to become magnetized.
Oct 21, 2014 03:46 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
if there's one thing everybody can agree on, it's this: We all strive for a world where people commute on electromagnetic hoverboards. Continue reading →
Oct 20, 2014 08:50 AM ET // Kelly Dickerson, LiveScience
A predicted flip flop in Earth's magnetic field could happen sooner than scientists thought.
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