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||Sun’s Atmosphere Sings
By Jeanna Bryner
posted: 18 April 2007
07:58 pm ET
presented this week at the Royal Astronomical Society’s National Astronomy
Meeting in Lancashire, England, reveals that the looping
magnetic fields along the Sun’s outer regions, called the corona, carry
magnetic sound waves in a similar manner to musical instruments such as guitars
or pipe organs.
von Fay-Siebenburgen of the Solar Physics and Space Plasma Research Center at
the University of Sheffield and his colleagues combined information gleaned
satellites with theoretical models of solar processes, such as coronal mass