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Atmosphere

Rain Brought Brief Relief to Australia
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Rain Brought Brief Relief to Australia

Bushfire counts dipped in mid-January when much-needed rainfall poured down on New South Wales and Victoria.

Published Jan 24, 2020

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Windblown Ash from Taal Volcano
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Windblown Ash from Taal Volcano

Low-level winds lifted ash lying on and around the volcano after its recent eruption.

Published Jan 22, 2020

Atmosphere Land Volcanoes

A Decline in Asian Dust
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A Decline in Asian Dust

Changing winds and more vegetation are probably contributing to the trend.

Published Jan 17, 2020

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Watching Meteors from Space
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Watching Meteors from Space

Astronaut Christina Koch snapped a picture of the Quadrantids in January 2020.

Published Jan 17, 2020

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Growth of a Summer Storm
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Growth of a Summer Storm

Afternoon thunderstorms are a typical phenomenon during summer in Western Australia.

Published Jan 16, 2020

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