NASA Joins International Science Team in Exploring Auroral Cusp from Norway

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Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 08:57
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North of Norway, the magnetic bubble surrounding Earth dips inward, allowing space particles to funnel in toward the planet. An international team will spend two years investigating the physics of heating and charged particle precipitation in this region, one of the few places on Earth with easy access to the electrically charged solar wind.
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