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Fraser
2007-May-14, 10:09 PM
ESA's Cluster spacecraft were at the right place at the right time to encounter a very special event: the Earth's bow shock - a wave that forms where the solar wind buffets the magnetosphere - breaking and reforming. ...

Read the full blog entry (http://www.universetoday.com/2007/05/14/cluster-sees-earths-bow-shock-crumple-and-reform/)

Jerry
2007-May-21, 06:41 PM
Fluctuations - 'breaking, collapsing and reforming" electromagnetic waves will emit radiation. What is the expected spectral distribution of EMF given the delta V of the solar wind and the mean period of the waves?

Nick4
2007-Jun-07, 01:06 AM
Is this a real pic or a computer renderd one?