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Title: Exploring Earthspace
Url: http://www.phy6.org/Education/Iexplore.html
Creator: Mendez, J.
Peredo, Mauricio
Stern, David
Publisher: Stern, David
Description: This web page, authored and curated by David Stern, discusses the interaction of the solar wind with the Earth's magnetosphere. The magnetopause is discussed at length, including the processes involved in the interaction and satellite explorations of the region in space. The page is broken down by first discussing the magnetopause, then its processes, the Earth's magnetic trail and concluding with a piece of solar wind monitoring. This is part of a large web site on Exploring the Earth's Magnetosphere. A Spanish translation is available.
LC Classification: Science -- Astronomy -- Descriptive astronomy -- Solar system -- Sun -- Corona. Solar wind. Heliosphere -- General works
Science -- Astronomy -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Physics -- Geomagnetism -- Magnetic observations -- Earth currents
Science -- Physics -- Geophysics. Cosmic physics -- Special topics, A-Z -- Magnetosphere. Magnetopause
Science -- Physics -- Study and teaching. Research
GEM Subject: Science -- Physics
Science -- Astronomy
Key Concept: Meteorology -- Solar energy
Physics -- Currents
Physics -- Magnetism
Date Issued: 2004-09-28
Resource Type: Collection
Reference Material
Instructional Material
Format: Document -- HTML
Audience: Educator
Education Level: High School
Higher Education
Higher Education -- Undergraduate (Lower Division)
Higher Education -- Undergraduate (Upper Division)
Higher Education -- Technical Education (Upper Division)
Higher Education -- Technical Education (Lower Division)
Vocational/Professional Development Education
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
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