“A Very Strange Planet” –Tiny Zigzag Reveals a Secret Buried in Uranus Voyager 2 Data

  Unknown to the entire space physics community, 34 years ago Voyager 2 flew through a plasmoid, a giant magnetic bubble that may have been whisking Uranus’ atmosphere out to space. The finding raises new questions about the planet’s one-of-a-kind magnetic environment. For openers, unlike any other planet in our solar system, Uranus spins almost … Continue reading “A Very Strange Planet” –Tiny Zigzag Reveals a Secret Buried in Uranus Voyager 2 Data