An Illustration of the Magnetic Field Geometry (image) American Physical Society Share Print E-Mail Caption (top) Experimental x-ray image showing the laser heated spots and a third bright region in the center where magnetic reconnection takes place. (bottom) An illustration of the magnetic field geometry. Credit Center for Ultrafast Optical Science, University of Michigan Usage Restrictions Image Copyrighted Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.