Probing the heliomagnetosphere
Article first published online: 3 JUN 2011
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Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union
Volume 71, Issue 44, pages 1755–1756, 30 October 1990
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- Issue published online: 3 JUN 2011
- Article first published online: 3 JUN 2011
Space exploration has contributed considerably to knowledge of the heliomagnetosphere, the region encompassed by the Sun's magnetic field, and a proposed mission would clarify the understanding of some of the features and processes in this very dynamic region. To comprehend how future exploration will help to chart the heliomagnetosphere, however, one must begin with a basic understanding of the Sun's characteristics.