Tagged: air pollution


Aerosols may intensify thunderstorms

Researchers identify a mechanism by which small particles in the atmosphere can generate more frequent thunderstorms. Observations of Earth’s atmosphere show that thunderstorms are often stronger in the presence of high concentrations of aerosols...


PM2.5s exacerbate coronavirus outcomes

High concentrations of PM2.5s may amplify the coronavirus contamination, says new research. It found that increases in cases followed phases where the levels of fine particles in the air were higher. An interdisciplinary team...