Archive: 12/6/2006

Do galaxies follow Darwinian evolution?

Using VIMOS on ESO's Very Large Telescope, a team of French and Italian astronomers have shown the strong influence the environment exerts on the way galaxies form and evolve. The scientists have for the first ...

Dec 06, 2006
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Magnetic whirlpools feed Earth's magnetosphere

Giant whirlpools of electrically charged gas, some 40 000 kilometres across, have been witnessed above the Earth by a team of European and American scientists. Using data from ESA's Cluster quartet of spacecraft, ...

Dec 06, 2006
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