News tagged with atmospheric gases

Huge tornadoes discovered on the Sun

( -- Solar tornadoes several times as wide as the Earth can be generated in the solar atmosphere, say researchers in the UK. A solar tornado was discovered using the Atmospheric Imaging Assembly telescope on board ...

dateMar 29, 2012 in Space Exploration
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Thawing tundra a new climate threat

( -- A significant source of greenhouse gases has started leaking into the Earth's atmosphere from an unlikely place. Above the Arctic Circle, land frozen for tens of thousands of years has begun to thaw for the ...

dateJan 20, 2012 in Environment
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