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科学为什么? Do You Know Science?

水为什么是火的克星? 水能够灭火,是因为具有两种特性: 一是水碰到炙热 (zhì rè)的物体就会变成水蒸气,带走物体上的热能,降低温度; 二是水遇到热后,产生的水蒸气会占据相当大的空间,包围在燃烧的物体外,隔绝火和空气的接触。一旦没有空气中的氧帮助燃烧,火就会熄灭。 懂了吗? Translate to aid those who do not know Chinese Why is water a nemesis to fire? For fire to start, we have to know that fire requires a certain temperature for oxidation to occur, resulting in proper fire with flames and all. Water aids in putting out the…
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科学为什么?Do You Know Science? Part 1

雪球为什么会越滚越大?   当雪球在雪地里滚动时,被压在下方的雪会先行融化,然后再结成了冰,这些冰又会黏附在雪球上。就这样,雪球不停的滚动着,压着,融化,结冰。不断重复的结果,就是让雪球越滚越大!   Translation to aid those who do not know Chinese.   Why does Snowball get bigger as it rolls? First, we have to know that snow is water in solid form. When the snowball is rolling, the ground that is in contact with the snowball will melt first due to pressure, then it…
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