Polar Shift Consequences?

Answer No singular theory of polar shift is widely accepted in the scientific community. Polar shift is a hot topic even outside of science -- many psychics, amateur scientists and doomsday proponents her... Read More »

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The Effects of a Polar Shift?

Like a magnetic bar, the planet itself has two distinct, oppositely charged poles that aid in everything from the rotation of the Earth to the migration of birds. These poles are constantly changin... Read More »

Why is methane non-polar whereas chloromethane is polar?

Methane, or CH4, is a non-polar molecule, while chloromethane, or CH3Cl, is polar. Although both these molecules are made up of the same number of atoms and same type of bonds, they have different ... Read More »

The Difference in Polar & Non-Polar Molecules?

Molecules form when atoms join together by sharing electrons. A molecule sometimes has an excess of negative charge on one end and positive charge on the other. When this happens, it possesses what... Read More »

How to Know If a Compound Is Polar or Non-Polar?

Determining the polar or non-polar character of a molecule or compound is important in deciding what kind of solvent to use to dissolve it. Polar compounds only dissolve in polar solvents and non-p... Read More »