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Submission + - Apparently Magnetic North is Moving....East? (

Dyne09 writes: National Geographic has published a story outlining research that Earth's magnetic pole is rapidly moving in an easterly direction at a speedy 40 miles per year. Yet unknown forces in the core of the Earth are creating a "magnetic plume," affecting the magnetic pole. The roaming pole's destination: Russia! Sara Palin was right! Oddly enough, my own compass tells me it just keeps moving north...

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