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CONVECTION: DROPPING JAR WITH LIT CANDLE<br />
Convection- Inflow of Oxygen- Ceases In Freefall<br />
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A candle in a jar needs oxygen to burn, which flows into the jar as the hot gases rise. The dropping jar is in freefall with no net gravity- convection ceases.  As the oxygen supply diminishes the flame dims. It is extinguished by cooling.

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CONVECTION: DROPPING JAR WITH LIT CANDLE
Convection- Inflow of Oxygen- Ceases In Freefall
(Variations Available)
A candle in a jar needs oxygen to burn, which flows into the jar as the hot gases rise. The dropping jar is in freefall with no net gravity- convection ceases. As the oxygen supply diminishes the flame dims. It is extinguished by cooling.

Copyright:© 2008 Richard Megna - Fundamental Photographs

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