How Earth's Magnetic Field Flip Will Impact Life on Our Planet

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The flipping of the planet's magnetic pole sounds like the plot of a disaster movie, but it seems to happen cyclically and at somewhat predictable intervals. In fact, for the past 20 million years or so, Earth’s magnetic field has flipped every 200,000 to 300,000 years —although it has been more...

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Sounds fine to me. Its obvious we need another extinction event. We have reached a really embarrasing level of stupidity in the human race.

David Chenelle

FINALLY some sound and scientific research. I have been stating this for years. Man made Climate change is a hoax, natural climate change has happened since the beginning of time.

Maria Cali

"Earth’s magnetic field has flipped every 200,000 to 300,000 years —although it has been more than twice that long since the last one" the statement is followed by another one which contradicts the accuracy of this article. the statement that followed said the last occurrence of Earth's magnetic poles flipping was 42000 years ago. . someone needs to be taught about word problems again this is a clear example of how people get swept away with numbers being put into articles without actually knowing anything let alone checking the basic math


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