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MMS Staked for Testing

MMS Observatories Stacked For Testing - In the cleanroom at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md., a technician adjusts connections on completed MMS Mini-Stack #1. Credit: NASA/B. Lambert

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The Geospace Physics Laboratory focuses on processes occurring in the magnetospheres of magnetized planets and on the interaction of the solar wind with planetary magnetospheres. Researchers also study processes, such as magnetofluid turbulence, that permeate the heliosphere from the solar atmosphere to the edge of the solar system.

Laboratory researchers conceive and develop missions to observe plasma phenomena throughout geospace, other planetary magnetospheres, and the heliosphere. The Laboratory develops improved instrumentation and theoretical models to investigate plasma processes. It establishes partnerships throughout the international science community, providing data access, analysis tools, and user support.

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