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2012-04-25 06:27:11

SAN JOSE, Calif., April 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Monitis Inc., the enterprise-grade web and cloud systems monitoring company, today announced it will offer all its enterprise-grade monitoring features in its free monitoring service, Monitor.Us. Monitis believes this move makes Monitor.Us one of the most feature-rich and comprehensive free hosted web and cloud monitoring solutions available, meaning that even the smallest company can gain insight into their web systems performance that was...

2011-04-27 13:42:29

Lori Keesey, NASA Scientists from NASA and other organizations are on a mission to unlock the mysteries of why certain clouds produce copious amounts of rain. In a field mission that is now under way, aircraft are carrying instruments above and into rain clouds. Meanwhile scientists are also getting rainfall measurements on the ground. This field campaign provides the most comprehensive observations of rainfall in the U.S. through the use of aircraft, spacecraft, remote sensing and ground...

2009-10-06 14:07:21

A knowledge gap exists in the area of climate research: for decades, scientists have been asking themselves whether, and to what extent man-made aerosols, that is, dust particles suspended in the atmosphere, enlarge the cloud cover and thus curb climate warming. Research has made little or no progress on this issue. Two scientists from the Max Planck Institute for Meteorology in Hamburg (MPI-M) and the American National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) report in the journal...