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Earth's radiation belts

Earth's radiation belts

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Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

Earth's radiation belts
Artist's rendering showing two spacecraft representing early designs of the Van Allen Probes that are studying the sun and its effects on Earth.

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