Learn about the different types of snowflakes and how snowflakes form.
Do ice cores from Greenland and Antarctica contain air of Earth's ancient atmospheres, or do these ice cores contain only artifacts of glacier dynamics?
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What are Sundogs and mock suns? Why do they happen and how have they impacted history?
Gravity is Magnetism original publication date 2008
Learn about the complexity of lightning and how it forms.
A simple explanation of what rainbows are and why we see them, as well as the different types of rainbows you can see too.
What are Brocken Specters? Are they really ghosts? How and why do they appear? All is revealed here!
The atmosphere is a thin layer of gases surrounding the surface of the Earth. The gases composing the atmosphere are distributed in a layer of approximately 150 km (93 miles). The atmosphere is divided into different...
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