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Re: Birkeland currents in clouds?

Unread post by nick c » Thu Dec 26, 2013 8:43 am

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Re: Birkeland currents in clouds?

Unread post by Sparky » Thu Dec 26, 2013 10:29 am

Sparky wrote:Kiwi, thanks for the links....I was questioning the horizontal cloud phenomenon because I had not seen a horizontal charge separation except with lightning.

Amy ions in a wind would constitute current. But will these ions not recombine in the turbulent wind? Ireallydonnojustguessing :? :oops:

Did not see anything to explain horizontal birkeland currents, taking the form of twisting clouds.

Nick's video was interesting , but it is still vertical charge separation... ;)

I still have to wonder if there is just a wind, which may be electrically induced, phenomenon .... :?
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