Tag: thermodynamics

39 Why is the pond in my backyard not frozen when it is -15 °C (5 °F) outside? 2016-01-10T15:29:57.030

32 How does anthropogenic heating affect global warming? 2014-12-14T06:32:53.253

18 Do fossil fuels insulate the crust from the Earth's interior? 2018-02-22T05:13:27.130

14 Is global warming being moderated by latent heat of melting polar ice? 2015-09-12T23:37:07.603

11 How do we measure (or empirically calculate) the amount of entropy in the atmosphere and oceans? 2014-04-15T22:05:27.247

10 How does Antarctica stay frozen? 2015-03-25T12:10:40.480

9 Why does it rain more at night than during the day? 2015-08-05T16:16:29.363

9 Sea Level Rise due to Climate Change 2016-11-21T04:02:21.707

8 First to Sail the Jet Stream Around the World 2015-12-26T23:34:40.657

7 Please help in understanding redox buffers 2018-03-10T22:17:18.137

7 Does Earth risk losing its oceans to space due to global warming? 2018-08-31T09:56:25.757

6 The Role of the Antarctic Circumpolar Vortex & Ocean Current in Keeping Antarctica Frozen 2015-04-04T00:31:05.150

6 Is the ocean guaranteed to warm in a warming climate, regardless of whether it absorbs LW radiation? 2017-04-17T12:04:23.023

5 Pressure of condensation of an air parcel 2014-11-04T21:17:41.207

4 Why doesn't subducted earth crust melt? 2018-06-29T20:05:59.010

4 Sensible and Latent Heat. how to separate them 2018-08-02T07:42:35.500

3 Elevation of Atmosphere differ? 2016-11-20T01:37:53.463

3 Why do buoyantly rising mantle minerals melt, yet buoyantly rising atmospheric waters condense? 2017-01-27T18:14:00.770

3 Phase conversion of snow and ice due to irradiation versus melting 2017-03-17T16:00:23.710

3 Is there a table available for the maximum potential intensity of hurricanes? 2017-09-08T18:24:33.857

2 Internal energy, enthalpy, and work in the atmosphere 2018-06-17T10:38:00.980

2 what is the best way to actually make the Earth lose heat? 2018-06-24T19:57:12.897

1 Doesn't the sublimation rate on glaciers depend on the (specific) latent heat of sublimation of water ice? 2016-02-22T22:51:51.057

1 Is this a valid semi-diagnostic equation for Omega? 2017-03-09T19:01:52.310

1 A balloon falling from space? 2018-02-06T18:28:16.677

1 Is there such a thing as virtual barotropic? 2018-02-16T17:33:35.357

0 Potential temperature 2017-11-05T23:35:17.340

0 Does being under water provide any protection from a asteroid? 2018-03-03T18:01:38.213

0 Where on Earth is the most windless lake with its own sea breeze? 2018-07-07T04:39:35.090

0 calculation of Vertical profiles of atmospheric latent/sensible heating at 850 hPa 2018-11-20T03:33:31.657

0 Deep hole create inside the earth 2018-12-01T17:51:42.050