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Frame Challenge: Plate Tectonics The difference between an Ocean and dry ground more than anything relies on differences in elevation. Achieving these differences mostly comes from plate tectonics. Every square meter of the Earth's crust has pressure building up under it from the mantel, but that pressure will generally migrate to where the crust is already ...


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Quartz crystals. This clever dragon discovered purely by accident one day when sunning on wet rocks, that a discharge released through those rocks makes them buzz and click along to the pulses, and with each pulse a little water is turned to mist. This is called the reverse piezoelectric-effect, turning electricity into mechanical work in certain crystals ...


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The only source for water in the interior of land(of any size) is from water-bearing air crossing the coast heading inland. Yes, water can evaporate from one part of the land, form clouds, and rain again, but this process only shuffles water from one bit of land to another, it does not add to the sum of water on the land. So, very simple math: If the outside ...


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Its worse than you think First I am only answering your first question, answering all of them would be a treatise on deserts , water cycles, tectonics, and climate. For context Earth had super continents, Pangea being the most famous. The center was desert because distance itself acts to drain moisture content form air. You are talking about something ...


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I will assume that unobtanium and the vast size of your planet leave it simply as a very large Earth with no other side effects. It might be possible for water to fall as rain even in the centre of your vast super continent under the right conditions. This could happen if the prevailing winds blew across the continent in an area where the humidity was ...


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Magic has the chemical formula C12H16N2, molar mass 188.2 g/mol, density 1.10 g/cm^3, and melting point (if pure) 40 Celsius. Its IUPAC name is 2-(1H-Indol-3-yl)-N,N-dimethylethanamine, popularly abbreviated to DMT. How did my planet get covered in DMT??? Most planets are discovered by astronauts. Your planet was discovered by psychonauts. Somehow they ...


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