Air Pollution Impacts Global Warming
July 27, 2010
Scientists want to better understand how pollution alters the Earth's albedo, or amount of sunlight that is reflected back out into space. Albedo impacts the Earth's temperature, weather patterns and the broader climate, and has been linked to global warming.
Topics: Environment, Albedo, Climate change, Global warming, Disaster Accident, Global dimming, Air pollution, Effects of global warming