The Type of Heat Transfer That Allows Sun Rays to Get to the Earth?

Answer Disregarding the breathtaking complexity of our planet's ecosystems, the Earth is a pretty complicated system, with its geologic structure and weather patterns that defy precise analysis even today... Read More »

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What Type of Heat Transfer Occurs in Liquids & Gases?

Heat transfer occurs by three main mechanisms: conduction, where rigorously vibrating molecules transfer their energy to other molecules with lower energy; convection, in which the bulk movement of... Read More »

An Airman has collapsed on the flight-line because of the heat and you suspect it may be heat stroke Because of the severity of this type of heat emergency you must immediately?

Word? You're asking this? You were born in California, that's in America. You're cool. Go to the local government office that handles birth and death certificates and they can get you a copy of you... Read More »

Do X-rays go through the earth's atmosphere?

X-rays, a form of electromagnetic radiation with a short wavelength, are plentiful in space, emitted by stars, black holes and comets. The earth's atmosphere absorbs virtually all of these X-rays b... Read More »

How many UV rays are in infrared heat lamps?

The short answer is none. The infrared region of the electromagnetic spectrum has no overlap with the ultraviolet region. If you truly have an infrared heat lamp, you should have zero UV rays comin... Read More »