Atmosphere

UW research suggests more complicated connection between plankton and clouds than originally thought The Badger Herald

While humans bear much of the responsibility for climate change, one entity much smaller than humans has more impact on the environmental crisis than most realize – marine plankton. For years, scientists have understood that plankton has an impact on cloud formation. According to a item of Daily science, marine …

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Pakistan’s responsibility to create peaceful atmosphere, take decisive action against cross-border terrorism so far: India at UNSC

Permanent Mission of India to the UN Kajal Bhat. | Photo credit: Twitter Highlights Indian representative gave response after Pakistan Ambassador to UN Munir Akram raised Jammu and Kashmir issue Bhat, who is owned by J&K, said UN member states are aware Pakistan has “an established history and policy” of …

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New NASA video takes you into the atmosphere of Venus

NASA wants you to get excited about the nightmarish world next door. This spring, the agency announced it would develop two new missions to explore Venus in the early 2030s. One of them, called VERITAS (short for Venus Emissivity, Radio Science, InSAR, Topography, and Spectroscopy), would be in orbit around …

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Reveal hidden alien oceans, with chemistry

Sub-Neptunes are planets smaller than Neptune but larger than Earth. They are generally between 1.7 and 3.5 times the diameter of the Earth. A new study from NASA says astronomers can detect the oceans on some of these worlds by analyzing the chemistry of their atmospheres. Image via NASA / …

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Publix commits to R290 for small plug-in cabinets

The Florida-based chain uses R290 crates all over storefronts and in pet food aisles. U.S. retailer Publix Supermarkets, which operates 1,284 stores in seven southeastern states, has committed to using propane refrigerant (R290) in all of its small stand-alone cabinets in new stores as well as in store replacement units. …

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The reopening begins in a positive atmosphere

Suvarnabhumi Airport comes to life on Monday as the first tourists begin to arrive, marking Thailand’s reopening to foreign visitors. (Photo: Wichan Charoenkiatpakul) A positive atmosphere reigned on Monday as Thailand began welcoming vaccinated tourists arriving by air from 63 countries and all deemed to be at low risk of …

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