atmospheric chemistry and physics

Man-made emissions will worse air pollution

August 2nd, 2012 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Aug 2 (IANS) Most of the global population will be exposed to degraded air quality in 2050 if man-made emissions continue as usual, according to a newstudy.The average world ... Read more...

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Soot on Tibetan snow causes rainfall over India, China

March 4th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 4 (IANS) Soot falling on the snow covered Tibetan Plateau causes more rainfall over India and China, says a new study.Soot precipitates the plateau's glacier to melt sooner ... Read more...

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Cell phone towers may help predict next big flood

July 7th, 2009 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 7 (IANS) Cell phone towers could be a novel and reliable way to help predict the intensity of the next big flood, according to a new study. A model developed by ... Read more...

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Climate change will set back ozone layer recovery: NASA

April 11th, 2009 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 11 (IANS) Global warming will set back the recovery of the ozone layer of the earth's atmosphere, warns a NASA study. Previous studies have shown that while the build up of ... Read more...

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Soot reduction may help slow global warming

January 4th, 2009 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 4 (ANI): Nasa scientists have said that global warming can be slowed dramatically by slashing emissions of one of humanity''s most familiar pollutants soot.According to a study by the ... Read more...

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