Field strength had been declining 5 percent per century, which was bad enough.
Ben Davidson begins by describing the Carrington Event of 1859, a huge coronal mass ejection.
Also lead to rapid evolution, which I’ve been saying for years.
TV interview – “Not by Fire but by Ice”
Indicates that a magnetic reversal occur hit sooner than anyone expected.
“We don’t have hundreds of years left before the magnetic reversal,”
Just as I’ve been saying all along!
“A geomagnetic reversal may happen sooner than expected,” says this article in Scientific American.
Our magnetic field is weakening ten times faster than thought!
The most dramatic declines are occurring over the Western Hemisphere, says European Space Agency.