Water Ice

  • (noun): An ice containing no milk.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on ice, water ice, water:

Spin Ice
... A spin ice is a substance that is similar to water ice in that it can never be completely frozen ... A spin ice has "spin" degrees of freedom (i.e ... – in particular residual entropy – closely related to those of crystalline water ice ...
Spin Ice - Technical Description
... In 1935, Linus Pauling noted that the structure of water ice exhibited degrees of freedom that would be expected to remain disordered even at absolute zero ... That is, even upon cooling to zero temperature, water ice is expected to have residual entropy (i.e ... This is a result of the fact that the structure of ice contains oxygen atoms with four neighboring hydrogen atoms ...
Traditional Cooling Baths - Water / Ice Alternatives
... In water and ice-based baths, tap water is commonly used due to ease of access and the higher costs of using ultrapure water ... However, tap water and ice derived from tap water can be a contaminant to biological and chemical samples ... a host of insulated devices aimed at creating a similar cooling or freezing effect as ice baths without the use of water or ice ...
Himanshu - Physical Characteristics - Surface Geology - Presence of Water
... Liquid water cannot persist on the lunar surface ... When exposed to solar radiation, water quickly decomposes through a process known as photodissociation and is lost to space. 1960s, scientists have hypothesized that water ice may be deposited by impacting comets or possibly produced by the reaction of oxygen-rich lunar rocks, and hydrogen from solar wind, leaving traces of water which ...
Ismenius Lacus Quadrangle - Glaciers
... Lacus quadrangle, is believed to still contain enormous amounts of water ice ... radar study of an area called Deuteronilus Mensae that found widespread evidence of ice lying beneath a few meters of rock debris ... The ice was probably deposited as snowfall during an earlier climate when the poles were tilted more ...

More definitions of "water ice":

  • (noun): Water frozen in the solid state.
    Synonyms: ice

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