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Name: Jerry G.
Status: other
Grade: 9-12
Location: TX
Country: N/A
Date: 2/7/2005


Question:
in the electromagnetic field that surrounds earth, there are flux lines running from top to bottom. do these lines move over the surface of the earth, or are they in a stationary position with relation to a fixed object on the face of the earth?


Replies:
Those flux lines actually extend quite a distance above the earths surface. (The northern and southern lights fall along them for example) And they are constantly shifting. Think of them like the surface of a wave filled pool, constantly shifting.

Ryan Belscamper



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