The Sun’s Magnetic Field is about to Flip

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    The Sun's Magnetic Field is about to Flip
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    August 5, 2013:  Something big is about to happen on the sun.  According to measurements from NASA-supported observatories, the sun's vast magnetic field is about to flip.
    “It looks like we're no more than 3 to 4 months away from a complete field reversal,” says solar physicist Todd Hoeksema of Stanford University. “This change will have ripple effects throughout the solar system.”  For more info click here

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