NASA whistles up electron noise from the Van Allen belt

NASA whistles up electron noise from the Van Allen belt

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Sure, Goddard boffins could just analyse the signals, but why not listen to them too?

NASA boffins in charge of the agency’s Van Allen Belt mission have recorded audio-frequency noise made by energetic electrons emitting what’s known as “whistler waves”.…

TECH|SCI

via The Register – Science http://ift.tt/2k0dv5c

July 18, 2017 at 01:06AM

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