The magnetic north pole is always shifting, but recent years has seen it move at unprecedented speed. Scientists explain why these sudden jerks are occurring in a groundbreaking new paper.
Earth/Environment April 23, 2019
Some people are concerned that the Earth's magnetic poles will flip soon. A newly published study reveals that the current magnetic field is fine and that the pole reversal won't happen for some time.
Earth/Environment April 30, 2018
A team of researchers may have found out the details related to the birthplace of magnetic field reversals. The new findings pushed back the timeline of records for the magnetic field.
Earth/Environment March 1, 2018
The Earth's north and south magnetic poles are due for a reverse. The last time it shifted was some 780,000 years ago in a Laschamp event. Can human race survive this kind of pole reversal?
Space January 31, 2018
The magnetic field is becoming weaker, and could soon reverse, creating challenges for life and civilization.
Animals October 21, 2014