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Dust devils have an electric heartbeat
Description: When dust whirls into the air in the southwestern desert of the United States, NASA takes interest. The dervishes are miniature versions of the kilometers-tall storms that physically morph the surface of Mars. Now, researchers have measured a basic property of earthly dust devils for the first time: their electric current signature. [Source: Science News]
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Source: Science News
Publish Date: 12/1/2016
Reading Level: Basic
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