troposphere

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a: troposphere ~
b: international waterstroposphere

What:

A portion of this lifted carbon dioxide is then carried into the mid-troposphere, where it becomes trapped in the mid-latitude jet stream and transported rapidly around the world. "The troposphere is like international waters," Chahine said. "What's produced in one place will travel elsewhere."


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Writer: Moustafa Chahine
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Date: Feb 5 2015 11:46 AM


Water In The Atmosphere

a: troposphere ~
b: a very large container

What:

"The troposphere is like a very large container. It can take a long time for the equilibrium condition to become established, but the maximum amount of water(g) present in the will depend on temperature and pressure."


Useful?
Writer: Professor Patricia Shapley
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Where:
Date: Feb 5 2015 11:48 AM



a: troposphere ~
b: side-by-side conveyor belts

What:

"The troposphere is like a series of side-by-side conveyor belts. That which is at the surface gets circulated to the upper troposphere and vice-versa. Round and round and round. "


Useful?
Writer: evanjones
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Date: Feb 5 2015 11:51 AM



a: troposphere ~
b: Gladwrap around a basketbal

What:

"The troposphere is like a layer of Gladwrap around a basketball. If we allow our factories to pollute the troposphere, it may affect all living things."


Useful?
Writer: Dr Deane Hutton
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Date: Feb 5 2015 11:53 AM



a: Troposphere ~
b: chemical reactor

What:

"The lowest 6-15 km of the earth atmosphere, known as the troposphere, is like a chemical reactor in which trace species emitted into the atmosphere from various sources are transported by winds and turbulence, chemically processed and con-verted into products. Many tropospheric reactions are induced by solar ultraviolet(UV) radiation reaching the troposphere."


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Writer: Adetutu Mary Aghedo
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Where:
Date: Feb 5 2015 11:58 AM



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