Tag: Magnetic Field

What Can Solar Wind actually do?

What Can Solar Wind actually do?

We generally don’t realize how dangerous Solar winds are but they can cause a lot of havoc. What are these solar winds which pose threat to not only Earth’s surface but other space entities? According to sciencing.com, Solar winds are geomagnetic storms that are formed by charged particles emanated by the outer atmosphere of the Sun…

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What is Earth’s Magnetic Field and how is it Manifesting?

What is Earth’s Magnetic Field and how is it Manifesting?

Earth’s Magnetic Field ensures smooth movement of Earth and protects us from foreign threats like cosmic rays and solar wind. The magnetic field of Earth, also known as Surface Magnetic Field, is defined as a magnetic dipole having one pole near the geographic North Pole while the other one resides near the geographic South Pole.…

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Researchers Found That The Moon Had A Magnetic Field

Researchers Found That The Moon Had A Magnetic Field

A piece of a selenar rock brought from the moon in 1971 proves that it had a magnetic field one billion years ago. The discovery shows that Earth’s natural satellite had a core which melted nearly 1-2.5 billion years ago, followed by the solidification process. Researchers from MIT, Rutgers University and Berkeley, California, analyzed a…

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