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bow wave

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Much the way ships form bow waves as they move through water, CMEs set off interplanetary shocks when they erupt from the Sun at extreme speeds, propelling a wave of high-energy particles.
These atmospheric bow waves were observed in the ionosphere - a wide part of the planet's atmosphere that extends from about 100 kilometers to about 1,000 kilometers above the surface - during the Aug.
As the planet moves around in its orbit, its motion creates areas of high pressure on either side of its path, similar to how a ship creates bow waves as it cuts through water.
It was very exciting watching bow waves coming after them.
The bulbous bow is a torpedo-like underwater projection to streamline the ship's movement and minimise the bow waves as she cuts through the sea when underway.
They were said to be travelling "really really fast" with the drivers' visibility impaired by the bow waves their vehicles were creating crashing onto their windscreens.
Subsistence fishermen who set their nets alongside the deep reed banks waved to us in passing and we slowed down as the Makoras are quite easily over-turned or swamped by the bow waves of speeding boats.
In the often-turbulent waters of military spending, bow waves rise and fall in cycles.
Due to the horizontal motion of ships in real sea environment, the breaking bow waves and the ship wakes are generated at the bow and the stern respectively.
Stevebates101's composition, called Calm Seas, uses a long exposure to create a sense of stillness quite at odds with the bow waves being churned up by 60 sailing leviathans in today's Parade of Sail, as the Tall Ships leave the Mersey.
These capture the ship's bow waves, forcing them through the tunnels.