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Title: LANL Studies Earth's Magnetosphere

A new 3-D supercomputer model presents a new theory of how magnetic reconnection works in high-temperature plasmas. This Los Alamos National Laboratory research supports an upcoming NASA mission to stmore »udy Earth's magnetosphere in greater detail than ever.« less
Title: LANL Studies Earth's Magnetosphere
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Publication Date: 2011-04-15
OSTI Identifier: 1149378
Resource Type: Multimedia
Research Org: LANL (Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States))
Sponsoring Org: USDOE
Subject: 79 ASTRONOMY AND ASTROPHYSICS ; 70 PLASMA PHYSICS AND FUSION TECHNOLOGY ; SPACE ; MAGNETOSPHERE ; RECONNECTION ; SUN ; SOLAR ; SOLAR PARTICLES ; MAGNETISM ; CURRENT ; SIMULATION ; SUPERCOMPUTER ; PLASMA
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 0:02:21
System Entry Date: 2018-02-13