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Experiments at PPPL show remarkable agreement with satellite sightings

December 7, 2018

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A four-satellite mission studying magnetic reconnection found key aspects of the process in space that are very similar to those found in experiments by the U.S. Department of Energy's Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL). The studies complement each other: The lab captures important global features of reconnection and the spacecraft documents local key properties as they occurFull Story

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