NASA scientists uncover new magnetic process in space

Today’s Video of the Day comes from NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center and features a look at how a team of scientists discovered a new type of magnetic process occurring near Earth.

The findings, which were reported in the journal Nature, detail how scientists working on NASA’s Magnetospheric Multiscale spacecraft (MMS) used an innovative technique to uncover this new type of magnetic reconnection.

By Rory Arnold, Staff Writer

Video Credit: NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center