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IIT Kanpur finds more aerosol in the atmosphere produces heavier, widespread rainfall

Contrary to the general notion that pre-monsoon aerosol loading results in decrease in seasonal rainfall, a long-term (2002-2013) satellite observational study and model-based analysis by researchers from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur has found that higher aerosol loading results in delayed but more rainfall over Central and Northern India. 618 more words

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Searching for Sub-Visual Atmospheric Structures in the Daytime Sky

On sunny, warm days the sun heats the Earth’s surface and the air close to it. Periodically a parcel of air will rise from this area due to the warmed air being buoyant. 399 more words

Experimental

Dirty engine after winter?

A nice day in winter. We then, are all tempted to climb on the bike, for a couple of hours are we not?

 

But even when the roads are dry, in winter there are still remnants of the salt on it. 153 more words

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