Posts tagged with "National Ignition Facility Discovery Science"

Earth

Probing the possibility of life on 'super-Earths'

June 16, 2017 -  
Along with its aesthetic function of helping create the glorious Aurora Borealis, or Northern Lights, the powerful magnetic field surrounding our planet has a fairly important practical value as well: It makes life possible. By deflecting harmful charged particles from the sun and the cosmic rays...