“Ingenious… a complex tale of political and scientific intrigue.”
— Library Journal
“A fascinating scientific-technical spectacle.”
— Kirkus Reviews
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Core posits the sudden collapse of Earth’s magnetic field and subsequent communications
blackouts, critical power disruptions, radiation burns and the threat of deaths by the tens of thousands. Physicist Marta McDougal and geologist Leiden Hudder lead an international project to reset the field by first drilling a hole to the outer liquid core.