Tag: rotation

Scientists baffled: Earth's rotation 'wobbles' as it moves further away from Sun

Scientists baffled: Earth's rotation 'wobbles' as it moves further away from Sun

On Tuesday, July 26, researchers recorded a new world record which shows the planet is rotating faster than ever before, causing the days to get sh [...]
Not fixed! Scientists find Earth’s core rotation CHANGES and shifts length of a day

Not fixed! Scientists find Earth’s core rotation CHANGES and shifts length of a day

Located around 1,800 miles beneath our feet, the Earth’s inner core is a hot, dense ball of solid iron roughly the size of the dwarf planet Pluto. [...]
Solar mystery solved: Sun’s rotation has slowed with time — explains surface composition

Solar mystery solved: Sun’s rotation has slowed with time — explains surface composition

European Space Agency share footage of ‘solar hedgehog’The study was undertaken by astrophysicist Dr Patrick Eggenberger of the University of Genev [...]
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