Magnetic field reversal of the Sun

“Every 11 years or so, the Sun does something quite profound – its magnetic field completely swaps polarity. This event occurs at the peak of the solar cycle, heralding the mid-point and the most active phase of Solar Cycle 24.” And it looks that we’re no more than three to four months away from a complete field reversal.

Read more: http://bit.ly/14zAabO via ABC Science

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