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2015-05-21 12:21:36

DUBLIN, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/khbj38/analysis_of_the)

2015-05-13 12:24:10

Double-whammy health threat from unhealthy ozone smog and ragweed pollen puts 109 million Americans at risk, bolstering federal curbs on carbon pollution that worsens smog and causes climate change WASHINGTON,

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2015-05-12 13:30:24

What goes up must come down. For the first time, researchers have found a way to observe what happens when gravity waves rise towards into the upper atmosphere.

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2015-05-09 11:09:08

Do you want the good news or the bad news first?

2015-05-08 00:20:31

The University of Minnesota, along with TSI Incorporated, will again host the Aerosol and Particle Measurement Short Course August 24-26. MINNEAPOLIS, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The

2015-04-30 08:25:32

Great West Chrysler offers hail damage repair to area motorists EDMONTON, Alberta, April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- With summer on the horizon, Edmontonians are beginning to mentally

2015-04-29 23:04:38

The Europe Flue Gas Desulfurization (FGD) market is highly driven by the rising air pollution control regulations.

2015-04-29 08:28:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 29, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 12-county area surrounding Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania has once again landed on all three "Worst 25" lists in the American Lung Association's

2015-04-29 08:26:57

16th annual State of the Air 2015 report shows progress; challenges as millions live in areas with unhealthy air LOS ANGELES, April 29, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This morning, the American

2015-04-27 16:25:21

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania will join states across the nation this week in recognizing April 27 through May 1 as Air Quality Awareness Week. "As


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Surface Analysis Features
2012-09-03 16:09:19

The above map looks at what is known as ceilings. The definition of ceilings is the first broken or overcast layer of cloud cover in the atmosphere. For it to be considered a ceiling the clouds need to cover more than half of the sky. If we look at the red circled area we see the numbers of 1 and 2. This tells us that there is a ceiling at 1,000-2,000ft which are in the level of low clouds such as cumulus or stratus. The second is the black circle found in the Dakota’s. Here we are...

Surface Weather Map Features for July 5, 2012
2012-07-05 10:00:03

The morning weather map for July 5, shows us the current surface pressure readings. Surface Pressure is very important from a meteorological stand point. We use this to help us identify where our surface pressure centers are just like you see above. Our Low pressure area is over Northeast Colorado and also the High pressure over the Ontario area. Surface pressure is taken hourly from the stations and they are also mostly done on a 24hr basis, however some places will only submit their...

Cumulus-nimbus Clouds
2014-01-11 00:00:00

The image above shows a Cumulus-nimbus cloud that has an anvil top to it. The reason that can be identified is that the cirrus is in place above the center of the storm. The image below does not have an anvil top yet. The anvil top forms on CB clouds after they reach the height in the atmosphere where they begin to feel the upper level winds becoming too strong for them to continue development vertically. The storm on the right has not felt the upper level winds yet, that is why it lacks the...

Planetary and Space Science
2012-05-28 10:21:45

Planetary and Space Science is a peer-reviewed scientific journal established in 1959 and published by Elsevier 15 times per year. As of May 2012, the editor-in-chief is Rita Schulz (The Netherlands). The journal publishes original research articles and short communications. The main focus is on solar system processes which encompass multiple areas of the natural sciences. Research that involves planetary and space sciences involves many disciplines. Celestial mechanics is part of these...

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2009-07-06 17:01:44

Arctic haze is a phenomenon that occurs in the atmosphere at high latitudes in the Arctic due to air pollution. What distinguishes Arctic haze from haze found elsewhere, is the ability of its chemical ingredients to endure in the atmosphere for a longer period of time compared to other pollutants. Due to limited snowfall, rain, or turbulent air to displace pollutants from the polar air in the spring, Arctic haze can continue for more than a month in the northern atmosphere. Arctic haze was...

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