Updated: 21-02-2017 15:38:24 IST
Scientists for the first time have discovered the so-called molten jet stream within the Earth’s molten iron core using latest data obtained from three European satellites called Swarm. The three satellites were launched in 2013 with the goal of studying Earth’s magnetic field. The latest satellite data that helps create an sharpest ‘x-ray’ view of the planet. Key Facts The molten jet stream is an accelerating band of molten iron circling the North Pole. It just like the jet stream in the atmosphere It moves about 40 km per year, currently in a westward direction. This ......Wed, December 28, 2016 - 03:16 PMMore..