Eric Lippert
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Could the Earth's core lose its heat?
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Could all the drilling and digging to use the earth's natural heat as geothermal energy be affecting Earth's core, causing it to cool down? Yes. But by how much? Let's do some rough math. We'll just ...

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Why are hail storms always brief?
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The other answer is correct: the mechanism of hail formation is the hail repeatedly travels up the cloud, gets heavier, and then when it becomes too heavy, it falls out of the cloud. This process has ...

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