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Big Fields on Small Stars

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Science  03 Feb 2006:
Vol. 311, Issue 5761, pp. 618-619
DOI: 10.1126/science.1122815

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Summary

Magnetic fields from cool stars have been difficult to study. Now, Doppler imaging methods reveal unexpected details of stellar magnetism and the internal mechanisms of stars such as the Sun.