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Sphericity, Conduction, and Convection

Lecture no. 5 from the course: Meteorology: An Introduction to the Wonders of the Weather

Sphericity, Conduction, and Convection

Taught by Professor Robert G. Fovell | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

If all the Earth receives energy from the sun, why are there such wide temperature differences across the planet? Why do we have seasons? Answer these questions while learning about how heat moves through the atmosphere via two basic processes: conduction and convection.

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