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First ATTREX Science Mission Completed By NASA
2014-02-14 14:59:40

NASA's Global Hawk No. 872 completed a 17.5-hour science flight Feb. 14, it's first for the 2014 Airborne Tropical Tropopause Experiment (ATTREX) mission.

NASA To Search For Climate Change Clues In The Tropopause
2014-01-18 05:41:07

NASA has deployed their pilot-less Global Hawk research aircraft in the western Pacific in order to monitor changes to the upper atmosphere and discover how changes there are impacting the planet’s climate.

2014-01-07 23:02:11

NCAR scientists and partners next week will launch a field project in the tropical Pacific, a remote region that holds a key to understanding worldwide climate.

Mystery Of Troposphere Warming Solved
2013-12-10 14:44:32

A long-standing mystery surrounding unusual warming of planetary atmospheres is not just exclusive to our solar system, but is most likely universal.

Climate Change Clues Could Come From The Stratosphere
2013-01-10 09:57:10

NASA has announced plans to send an unmanned, remotely-controlled research vehicle into the upper atmosphere in order to find out what impact climate change is having on our planet.

Scientists To Study Thunderstorm Effects On Upper Atmosphere
2012-05-02 03:56:14

Scientists are targeting thunderstorms in Alabama, Colorado and Oklahoma this spring to discover what happens when clouds suck air many miles into the atmosphere from Earth's surface.

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2010-10-20 09:26:37

Pyrocumulonimbus is the fire-breathing dragon of clouds.

2009-04-21 07:59:00

Scientists at Harvard University have found that tropical cyclones readily inject ice far into the stratosphere, possibly feeding global warming.


Word of the Day
edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.