Magnetic North Pole moving at a sprint; scientists not sure why

Magnetic North Pole moving at a sprint; scientists not sure why
The geographic North Pole viewed from the NOAA North Pole webcam.

[Ed. – Will we have to nuke the Earth’s core from a ship made of “Unobtainium”?  Actually, the sober scientific question — why this is happening — is certainly of interest.]

But, according to the science journal Nature, something strange is going on deep down below.

It’s causing the magnetic North Pole to ‘skitter’ away from Canada, towards Siberia.

“The magnetic pole is moving so quickly that it has forced the world’s geomagnetism experts into a rare move,” Nature reports.

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On January 30 (delayed due to the US Government shutdown), the World Magnetic Model — which governs modern navigation systems — is due to undergo an urgent update.

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