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Nov 23, 2018
Scientists propose an aerosol sunscreen in the atmosphere to curb global warmingAircrafts designed to fly at altitudes of 20km can disperse the aerosols as required: Researchers.
Nov 21, 2018
Climate change could cause oceans, forest to give out more carbon than they take itThe forests, oceans are natural carbon sinks that can suck carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere.
Sep 27, 2018
Wetlands receding 'three times faster than forests', experts call for urgent actionWhen wetlands disappear, carbon that has been locked in the soil is released into the atmosphere.
Aug 14, 2017
Cassini begins first of the five flyby over Saturn's atmosphereCassini will travelling around 1,600 Km above the gaseous clouds pf Saturn, allowing it to take direct sample of the gas present in the extended atmosphere.
Aug 11, 2017
Scientists use large-scale computer simulations to reveal the surface of NeptuneFrozen mixtures of water, ammonia and methane make up Neptune's mantle, but the form in which these chemicals are stored is poorly understood.
Jun 12, 2017
Nasa to colour the skies bluish green and red as part of an experimentScientists want to learn more about how the ionosphere interacts with other layers of the atmosphere.
Mar 31, 2017
Study claims that Mars had earth-like atmosphere, solar winds turned it into a cold and dry planetParticles blasting out from the sun stripped away what was once a thick, Earth-like atmosphere on Mars, leaving behind a dry and cold world inhospitable to life, researchers said in a study released on Thursday.
Feb 13, 2017
Nasa will launch sounding rockets to examine jets created by an aurora, using an artificial cloudNasa is launching two sounding rockets to study the localised jets created by an aurora. One of the rockets will deploy artificial clouds in the upper atmosphere.
Jan 02, 2015
Tropical forests absorb more CO2, says new NASA studyTropical forests may be absorbing far more carbon dioxide in response to its rising atmospheric levels than many scientists thought, a new NASA-led study says.
Dec 17, 2014
Did Mars have life? NASA rover finds methane, organic chemicalsCAPE CANAVERAL, Fl. (Reuters) - Methane in the Martian atmosphere and organic chemicals in the red planet's soil are the latest tantalizing findings of NASA's Mars Curiosity rover as it hunts for clues about the possibility of extraterrestrial life, scientists said on Tuesday. NASA scientists said Curiosity found periodic bursts of methane, a gas that on Earth is strongly tied to life, in the atmosphere around its landing site in the red planet's Gale Crater.