Anthony Thompson <thompson@...>
Bruce Smith wrote:
No, I'm not "just playing with words". There are three phases of matter.Bruce is of course right, particularly since the usual "civilian" meaning of "water" is certainly liquid water. Most people are well aware that steam and ice are also water, but it's no accident we have separate names for those things. And if Larry thinks there is no difference between high humidity and desert humidity, he should travel more <g>.
Dept. of Materials Science & Engineering
University of California, Berkeley