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Droplet dynamics

Raindrops large and small

Nature Physics volume 5, pages 624625 (2009) | Download Citation

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Rain hits the ground in drops of different sizes, but the mechanism that produces this distribution is unclear. Could it be that all we need to know is contained in the death of a single drop?

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  1. Alexander B. Kostinski and Raymond A. Shaw are in the Department of Physics, Michigan Technological University, 1400 Townsend Drive, Houghton, Michigan 49931, USA.  alex_kostinski@mtu.edu; rashaw@mtu.edu

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