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Cluster Mission Indicates Turbulent Eddies May Warm the Solar Wind

08/01/2013

Cluster Mission Indicates Turbulent Eddies May Warm the Solar Wind

  • Categoría Astronomía
  • The sun ejects a continuous flow of electrically charged particles and magnetic fields in the form of the solar wind -- and this wind is hotter than it should be. A new study of data obtained by European Space Agency's Cluster spacecraft may help explain the mystery.

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