Liquid Water

Some articles on liquid water, water, liquid:

Martian Geyser - Hypothetical Biological Origin
... A pocket of liquid water, which would normally evaporate instantly in the thin Martian atmosphere, is trapped around them by the overlying ice ... A multinational European team suggests that if liquid water is present in the spiders' channels during their annual defrost cycle, the structures might provide a niche where certain microscopic life ... plants might co-exist with these inorganic formations, especially if the mechanism includes liquid water and a geothermal energy source ...
Cryophorus
... A cryophorus is a glass container containing liquid water and water vapor ... When the liquid water is manipulated into the bulbed end and the other end is submerged into liquid Nitrogen, the gas pressure drops as it is cooled ... The liquid water begins to evaporate, producing more water vapor ...
Triple Points of Water - Gas–liquid–solid Triple Point
... The single combination of pressure and temperature at which liquid water, solid ice, and water vapour can coexist in a stable equilibrium occurs at exactly 273.16 K (0.01 °C) and a ... At that point, it is possible to change all of the substance to ice, water, or vapor by making arbitrarily small changes in pressure and temperature ... Even if the total pressure of a system is well above triple point of water, provided the partial pressure of the water vapour is 611.73 pascals then ...
Super-Earths - Discoveries - More Notable Super-Earth Discoveries By Year - 2009
... of the red dwarf star, making it the first exoplanet where the existence of liquid water is a real possibility ... "This planet probably does have liquid water," said David Charbonneau, a Harvard professor of astronomy and lead author of an article on the discovery ... However, interior models of this planet suggest that under most conditions it does not have liquid water ...
Mars Ocean Hypothesis - Theoretical Issues - Primordial Martian Climate
... The existence of liquid water on the surface of Mars requires both a warmer and thicker atmosphere ... day Martian surface only exceeds that of the triple point of water (6.11 hPa) in the lowest elevations at higher elevations water can exist only in solid or vapor form (as ... less than 210 K, significantly less than what is needed to sustain liquid water ...

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