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A Standard Atmosphere

A Standard Atmosphere
When trying to understand the atmosphere, it is useful to use a standard atmosphere model. The diagram below illustrates some of the properties of such a model:   The diagram illustrates that pro...
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Temperature, Humidity and Dewpoint

  Temperature A temperature is an objective comparative measurement of hot or cold. It is measured by a thermometer. Several scales and units exist for measuring temperature, the most common bein...
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Introduction - What creates the weather

 Basics When considering the atmosphere as a whole, it can largely be considered as a fluid. It may not look like a fluid, but it behaves in very much the same way that a fluid would. The impacts...
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