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Oct 27, 2014 03:14 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
The morphology of a baby star's magnetic field is thought to impact the evolution of any planetary system -- and now astronomers have gained an insight to how complex these fields can be. Continue reading →
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.
Jul 9, 2014 06:22 PM ET // Kelly Dickerson, LiveScience
The planet's magnetic field seems to be 10 times weaker than it was six months ago.
Jun 26, 2014 08:29 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
The energy-efficient skyTran system uses autonomous, two-person pods suspended 20 feet in the air. Continue reading →
May 6, 2014 02:43 PM ET // Jason Major
The European Planck space telescope has looked deep into the Milky Way's light, revealing its vast magnetic field. Continue reading →
May 5, 2014 04:48 PM ET // Tim Wall
Three satellites -- dubbed the Swarm -- are mapping the Earth's magnetic field in record time. Continue reading →
May 1, 2014 02:13 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Magnetars are the most magnetically-dense objects known in the Universe and now astrophysicists may have found one of these stellar husks being choked by a magnetic noose, causing it to wobble. Continue reading →
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