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Contact: Susan Hendrix
Susan.m.hendrix@nasa.gov
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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center

The Electric Atmosphere: Plasma

Caption: Two giant donuts of charged particles called the Van Allen Belts surround Earth.

Credit: Credit: NASA/T. Benesch, J. Carns

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