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We All Live In A Croissant-Shaped Giant Bubble, Say Astronomers

by Jamie Carter, Forbes

Physicists have revealed a refined new model of the heliosphere—the vast region around the Sun extending more than twice as far as Pluto—that depicts it as a crescent-shaped magnetic force-field resembling a freshly baked croissant. Continue reading We All Live In A Croissant-Shaped Giant Bubble, Say Astronomers