Earth's 'magnetic personality' much older than previously thought

Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 16:00 in Astronomy & Space

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Earth's magnetic field has been a life preserver, protecting against relentless solar winds, streams of charged particles rushing from the Sun, that otherwise could strip away the planet's atmosphere and water.

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