Where Is Plasma Found?


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Found on Earth in neon signs and lighting, between planets, between stars, in stars and in every galaxy system, 99 percent of the universe is plasma. According to Plasma Cosmology, plasma is the fourth state of matter.

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Not a solid, liquid or gas, plasma is common astronomically. The sun’s surface is composed of plasma. Fire is plasma. Lighting is also a form of plasma. Plasma is comprised of negative electrons and ions that are positive. The negative electrons and positive ions are free floating. Plasma, called ionized gas as well, gets its name from blood plasma due to its lifelike qualities. Some examples of plasma are electrical such as in neon signs, television screens and more.

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