Two Cell Convection And Rifting Model

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Description: Here is a dynamic model that shows two convecting cells that are maintained by a continuous heat source and made visible by markers that remain discrete and will not disperse in the convecting medium.

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Created by: James Ebert Added: 2005-09-01

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