Daily Science News

By: Melanie Navarro and Nohemi Martinez

Convection

"It's really fun to have a convection oven, even it if it's a little convection toast oven.

It really changes the way you bake.'' -Tom Douglas. Someday, you may get to ride a hot air balloon. Inside a hot air balloon, a flame a trapped pocket of air.''Let's flay away and escape from this world''. Convection, Radiation and conduction are the three major modes of heat transfer. Each mode moves energy in different ways. The most important part of the earth system is convection. Convection is not that easy to see. Convection also drives the movement of tectonic plates. This movement affects weather patterns. So you can see, convection is used in life for a lot of things. It is also used to cook the food you would like to eat and in earth's system.

Convection