Long-lived magnetism from solidification-driven convection on the pallasite parent body
James F. J. Bryson, Claire I. O. Nichols,Julia Herrero-Albillos, Florian Kronast,Takeshi Kasama, Hossein Alimadadi, Gerrit van der Laan, Francis Nimmo, Richard J. Harrison
Nature 517, 472–475, (22 January 2015), doi:10.1038/nature14114
A rock hard drive
Meteorites found on earth contain a well preserved record of their magnetic history and could teach us about the early solar system. Reporter Lizzie Gibney speaks to researcher James Bryson about using meteorites to study the history of the solar system.