Tag Archives: Earth’s Orbit

~50,000: The Future of Ice Ages – Analyzing Earth’s Climatic Changes

The onset of the next glacial period in our current ice age may be delayed due to minimal orbital changes and rising CO2 levels, potentially marking the end of the Quaternary ice age

1958: Discovery of Earth’s Van Allen Radiation Belts by Explorer 1

Explorer 1, led by James Van Allen, revealed the existence of Earth's Van Allen Radiation Belts, a major discovery in space science and Earth's magnetic field study