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published by the Goddard Space Flight Center
This large NASA site presents the story of magnetic effects in near-Earth space. It describes Earth's magnetic field, its interaction with the stream of particles called the solar wind, Earth's radiation belts, and more. The 35 sections are illustrated with images and diagrams.
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Keywords: aurora, magnetosphere, radiation belt, solar wind
Record Creator: Metadata instance created August 11, 2006 by Ed Lee
Record Updated: Aug 11, 2006 by Ed Lee
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AIP Format
(Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt), WWW Document, (http://www-istp.gsfc.nasa.gov/Education/Intro.html).
AJP/PRST-PER
The Exploration of Earth's Magnetosphere (Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt), <http://www-istp.gsfc.nasa.gov/Education/Intro.html>.
APA Format
The Exploration of Earth's Magnetosphere. (n.d.). Retrieved September 1, 2014, from Goddard Space Flight Center: http://www-istp.gsfc.nasa.gov/Education/Intro.html
Chicago Format
Goddard Space Flight Center. The Exploration of Earth's Magnetosphere. Greenbelt: Goddard Space Flight Center. http://www-istp.gsfc.nasa.gov/Education/Intro.html (accessed 1 September 2014).
MLA Format
The Exploration of Earth's Magnetosphere. Greenbelt: Goddard Space Flight Center. 1 Sep. 2014 <http://www-istp.gsfc.nasa.gov/Education/Intro.html>.
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