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Scientists worried over Earth’s weakening magnetic field

Firstpost | 23/05/2020 08:51 PM | Click to read full article

Earth's magnetic field has been weakening across a wide stretch of area for reasons unknown. Scientists have found the magnetic field from Africa to South America to be gradually weakening."The new, eastern minimum of the South Atlantic Anomaly has appeared over the last decade and in recent years is developing vigorously," said Jurgen Matzka from the German Research Centre for Geosciences.