pjc50
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If the earth's surface is negatively charged, why aren't objects close to the surface polarized?
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Yes, the earth has a field strength. That page quotes field strength numbers of 300V/m or 150 newtons per coulomb. I've not bothered to do the equation for -0.5MC charge across the surface of the ...

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