Re: Creationists

Michael Lorrey (
Tue, 23 Jun 1998 23:24:53 -0400

Michael Lorrey wrote:

> For example, we now know that the mantle and outer lithosphere
> rotate one more day per year than the core does, and it is this slippage between
> the layers that makes the earth behave like a big electric generator, with the
> core being the rotor, and the mantle being the stator.

Sorry, I'm a little backwards here, its the core that rotates one more day per year
than the mantle/crust, as the moon's tidal forces apply greater torque to the outer
layers than to the innner layers..... sorry for the confusion folks, though I'm sure
somebody has already corrected me....

   Michael Lorrey
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