isotherm isotherm

Definition(s):

  • (n) (meteorology) an isogram connecting points having the same temperature at a given time

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  • Breaking the Law [The Weizmann Wave]

    A recent paper by Weizmann Institute scientists suggests that we might be able to break the third law of thermodynamics. This is how that law was originally formulated in 1908 by Walther Nernst: “It is impossible for any procedure to lead to the isotherm T = 0 in a finite number of steps,” (source: Wikipedia).…
    on January 1, 2014     Source: ScienceBlogs

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