Magnetic Reconnection

How does it affect our lives?

Benefits of the Study of Magnetic Reconnections

Magnetic reconnections in the Earth's magnetic field are processes in which magnetic field lines break and reconnect, releasing energy. This phenomenon is fundamental to understanding auroras and protecting space technology. In addition, their study has applications in plasma physics and research into sustainable energy sources.

The study of magnetic reconnections in the Earth's magnetic field offers a number of significant benefits:

  • Understanding and Predicting the Northern and Southern Auroras
  • Protection of Space Technology
  • Research in Plasma Physics and Sustainable Energy

These benefits are essential to improve our understanding of the universe, protect space technology, and advance the search for sustainable energy sources.

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Explore the effect of solar radiation and magnetic reconnection in the solar system


We are a team of six passionate programmers who share a deep understanding and concern for the problem of space magnetic reconnection. We believe in the power of technology and science to address this challenge and make a positive impact on our world.

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Maialen Murgia
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Aritz Roca
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Ander Vieira
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Cristina San Segundo
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Cristian Andres Bustamante
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Santiago Perez

"Discover the Science behind Magnetic Reconnection"

Here are some relevant numerical data about magnetic reconnection and its impact on our planet:

Frequency of solar flares:

years of duration of a cycle approximately

More of

twenty years of scientific data

Increase in temperature in the auroras

Celsius degrees

Solar wind speed


Relevant Quotes

Experts and leaders in the field of space magnetic reconnection have shared their perspectives on this critical phenomenon. His words highlight the importance of understanding and addressing magnetic reconnection. Here are some notable quotes:

- Dr. Jim Burch

"Magnetic reconnection is a fundamental phenomenon in space plasma physics..."

- Dr. Heli Hietala

"Magnetic reconnection is like the 'switch' that triggers geomagnetic storms and auroras on Earth..."

- Dr. Thomas Zurbuchen

"Our ability to predict events related to space magnetic reconnection is essential to protect our space missions..."