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Heat and magnetism

  1. Feb 2, 2015 #1
    If heat is the nemesis of magnetism how does the sun maintain it's magnetism? Does the sun produce more magnetism than can be destroyed by the heat. Thanks
     
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  3. Feb 2, 2015 #2

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    It's not. It's hard to guess what you mean, but if you mean that a ferromagnetic material becomes non ferromagnetic when raised above its Curie temperature, I would argue that this is not relevant to the sun, because it is not a ball of iron.
     
  4. Feb 2, 2015 #3

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