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VLA detects possible extrasolar planetary-mass magnetic powerhouse
August 2, 2018
This material is available primarily for archival purposes. Telephone numbers or other contact information may be out of date; please see current contact information at media contacts.Astronomers have used the Very Large Array (VLA) to detect a possible planetary-mass object with a surprisingly powerful magnetic field some 20 light-years from Earth. It can help scientists better understand magnetic processes on stars and planets. Full Story
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