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Researchers show emissions from forests influence very first stage of cloud formation
May 15, 2014
This material is available primarily for archival purposes. Telephone numbers or other contact information may be out of date; please see current contact information at media contacts.Clouds are the largest source of uncertainty in present climate models. Much of the uncertainty surrounding clouds' effect on climate stems from the complexity of cloud formation. New research from scientists with the CLOUD experiment at CERN, including Carnegie Mellon University's Neil Donahue, sheds light on new particle formation--the very first step of cloud formation.Full Story
Carnegie Mellon University
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