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The same basic phenomenon, called double-diffusive convection, creates layers of water in the ocean.
Many major earthquakes occur along the edges of two plates either collide or grind together, as convection forces within the Earth pull them in opposite directions.
This gives rise to convection cells that trap mixtures of similar densities within layers.
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.
Likely to soon be christened Maria, this area of organized convection is showing signs of intensification.
The convection currents in the star’s atmosphere don’t account for all the mass being flung beyond the star's surface.
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.
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