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why air is cooler higher up

Postby pilvikki » 06 Jan 2013, 08:34

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Re: why air is cooler higher up

Postby Ice.Maiden » 06 Jan 2013, 18:45

Yes, hot air rises, but the lapse rate means that it cools with altitude ... or something like that. : )
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Re: why air is cooler higher up

Postby pilvikki » 07 Jan 2013, 10:04


a lot more complicated than that.

but then again, why aren't politicians somewhere up up there...?
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Re: why air is cooler higher up

Postby Ice.Maiden » 07 Jan 2013, 12:29

LOL!!! :lmao4:

Yes, the atmosphere should be full of them.
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