Earth’s Magnetic Field is Weakening, says research

June 24, 2014 9:15 AM

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There have been great fluctuations in the earth's magnetic field besides its weakening. This has been determined by the data of last 6 months collected by the European Space Agency (ESA). The data was presented in Denmark on Monday.

ESA's Swarm mission consists of a constellation of three satellites that all launched in November 2013 to study our planet's magnetic field. Each satellite is equipped with several Earth studying tools including magnetometers, which measure the magnetic field's strength and direction. The study of e...

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