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Galactic Magnetism

Author: Hugh Bollinger/Thursday, February 12, 2015/Categories: natural history, space science, art and design

Have you ever wondered what a magnetic field looks like? Well, it looks like a painting by Vincent van Gogh.


Milky Way Magnetic Field  (credit:  Planck satellite  and ESA)

The magnetic field is strongest in the centter and revolution of charged gas around the  galactic disc creates this magnetism,

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