2 Origins of Water 1

2 Origins of Water 1 - Water in the Solar System ice Radar...

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Students who did not attend lecture 1 See me after class for a syllabus and course basics
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Water’s Beginnings
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‘The seeds of everything have a moist nature”. Thales of Meletus “the father of science” (Circa 600 B.C.) water as the origin and essence of all things Spherical Earth Moon reflected light Eclipse
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ice Ice core Ice and liquid clouds Oceans Essence of all things?
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Unformatted text preview: Water in the Solar System ice Radar Ice Temp. and P o Ice core Ice and liquid clouds How large is the earth? Radius: 3986 mi (4000 mi) Diameter: 7973 mi (8000 mi) Circumference: 25,048 mi (25,000 mi) 8000 miles 870,000 miles How much water is there? 400 billion billion gallons 326 million mi 3 (one estimate)...
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This note was uploaded on 02/10/2011 for the course SWS 2007 taught by Professor bonczek during the Fall '09 term at University of Florida.

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2 Origins of Water 1 - Water in the Solar System ice Radar...

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