Atmosphere

Earth’s Reflections on the Moon
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Earth’s Reflections on the Moon

Fifty-five years after our giant leap, scientists continue to learn about both the Moon and Earth from our celestial neighbor.

Published Jul 20, 2024

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Carriacou After Beryl
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Carriacou After Beryl

The Category 4 hurricane caused widespread damage to infrastructure and vegetation on the Grenadine island.

Published Jul 9, 2024

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Hurricane Beryl Hurtles into the Caribbean
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Hurricane Beryl Hurtles into the Caribbean

The powerful Category 4 storm made landfall in the Grenadine Islands on July 1.

Published Jul 1, 2024

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In the Grip of Global Heat
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In the Grip of Global Heat

Heat waves rolled through parts of Europe, the Middle East, and South Asia, leaving vulnerable populations at risk.

Published Jun 27, 2024

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Stately Mount Siple
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Stately Mount Siple

A striking plume trailing from the topographic prominence in West Antarctica is likely an orographic cloud.

Published Jun 27, 2024

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