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At the time, McKinnon suggested the polygons could be the work of convection beneath Sputnik Planum, a region that is essentially a huge reservoir of soft, malleable nitrogen ice.
The storm still consists of a broad area of convective banding east of the center and a relatively weak core of central convection.
The convection currents in the star’s atmosphere don’t account for all the mass being flung beyond the star's surface.
Likely to soon be christened Maria, this area of organized convection is showing signs of intensification.
A perfect example of one of these unsolvable equations is a simplified model of convection roles in the atmosphere.
The Black + Decker Purifry features two convection fans, a fryer basket that holds up to 2 liters (about 8 cups) of food, knobs for setting cook time and temperature, and two indicator lights to show when the device is on and when it's preheated.
Earth scientists have long suspected that upwellings in these mantle convection currents would manifest themselves as the plumes responsible for Earth’s volcanic hot spots.
Well, convection often results in a rotational flow.
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