Martens, P.C.H., and Kuin, N.P.M., Solar Phys. 122, 263 (1989).

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Comprehensive in its attention to detail, leaving the third dimension for others to elucidate. What phenomenon can have been left out? Although the coils at the bottom, apparently sticking into the solar photosphere, could easily represent a current system capable of providing coronal stress, the authors have eccentrically chosen to label these coils "flare ribbons". Perhaps this is a 3D representation and the labeling is right - the cartoon then basically being "2.5D" in the modelers' parlance.

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