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Psyche: Metal world mission targets 'iron volcanoes'

BBC News - Mon 18 Mar 19

What exotic processes occur on the world known as 16 Psyche? A Nasa mission will soon find out.

New 3-D map will help solve long-standing cosmic mysteries - Fri 15 Mar 19

A new study led by ANU has created a 3D map of the magnetic field in a small wedge of the Milky Way galaxy, paving the way for future discoveries that will improve our understanding of the origin ...

Scientists on making the Large Hadron Collider safer - Wed 13 Mar 19

An international research team headed by Evgeniy Talantsev, a senior research fellow at the Research and Educational Center of Ural Federal University, has approached the task of increasing ...

Tied in knots: New insights into plasma behavior focus on twists and turns - Tue 12 Mar 19

Whether zipping through a star or a fusion device on Earth, the electrically charged particles that make up the fourth state of matter better known as plasma are bound to magnetic field lines ...

Tied in knots: New insights into plasma behavior focus on twists and turns, ScienceDaily - Tue 12 Mar 19
Tied in knots: New insights into plasma behavior focus on twists and turns, Eurekalert - Tue 12 Mar 19

Physicists lower threshold for detecting extremely weak magnetic signals - Tue 12 Mar 19

Physicists at Saarland University have developed magnetic field sensors that are breaking sensitivity records and opening up a whole range of potential new applications, from non-contact measurements ...

Nasa's Psyche 16 mission could find a space rock covered with 'iron volcanoes'

Daily Mail - Tue 19 Mar 19

Scientists could find 'iron volcano' structures on the massive asteroid 16 Psyche depending on the way it cooled, say scientist who will be discussing the asteroid at a US conference this week

Old stone walls hold secrets to Earth's wandering magnetic north

Popular Science - Mon 18 Mar 19

Science New England is full of granite that has locked away a record of how north has evolved over the centuries. In addition to being part of an American legacy, these stone ...

Solar tsunami can trigger the sunspot cycle

The Hindu - Sat 16 Mar 19

According to the model, the next sunspot cycle can be expected to begin in 2020