Published on Jan 17, 2019
Pick up your cell phone and look at it. That rectangular marvel of modern technology contains thousands of lines of code. Among them is the World Magnetic Model (WMM)–a program that helps your phone navigate. And it's in a bit of trouble. Researchers have announced that the WMM needs an emergency update because Earth's magnetic field is changing. Read more here: http://spaceweather.com/ https://spaceweatherarchive.com/2019/... http://www.geomag.bgs.ac.uk/ http://britgeopeople.blogspot.com/201...