Cluster Sees Earth's Bow Shock Crumple and Reform - Universe Today
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. This situation was predicted in theory more than 20 years ago, but scientists had never seen it … Continue reading "Cluster Sees Earth’s Bow Shock Crumple and Reform"