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August Solar Eclipse Created 'Bow Waves' in Earth's Atmosphere, a Phenomenon Never Seen Before
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
The Great American Eclipse of August 2017 left a ‘wake’ in the Earth’s upper atmosphere, the way a ship does when it moves through water. The phenomenon has been theorized about, but never before detected, according to Gizmodo. A collaboration between researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Haystack Observatory and researchers at the University of Tromsø in Norway revealed the waves in our planet’s ionosphere, the ionized section of its upper atmosphere. read more


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