convection currents


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convection currents

nplcorrenti fpl convettive
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NASA SPoRT also released infrared footage of the gravity waves spilling out from the deep convection currents in the storm.
The prevailing theory holds the trouble occurs around tropical storms in which strong convection currents move moist air from low altitudes to high altitudes where the local temperatures are very cold, creating high concentrations of ice crystals.
It is my best guess that this venting system was a way to actively force the convection currents in the rooms to allow them to be more comfortable.
The patented design employs convection currents rather than active pumping in the most corrosive and radioactive part of the reactor, thus eliminating materials challenges within other designs.
To understand the formation of thermal convection currents is to glimpse the soul of a Cumulus cloud.
Heat waves create convection currents when hot air rises and moves to the waters.
Hydrocarbon fuelled kilns allow for greater convection currents within the kiln due to the requirement of an exhaust stack to remove the volatised products of combustion.
Before entangling, the field lines are in smooth arcs called field line foot-points, which are pushed into each other by strong convection currents moving beneath the photosphere--the Sun's visible surface.
Likewise environmental links didn't support the importance of stripes for setting up little convection currents that might cool zebra skin or for disrupting the attacks of big predators such as lions.