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Effects of Absorbing Aerosols on Cloud Absorption and Forcing

March 25th, 2008 · No Comments

It would be assumed that in the exploration of the albedo and forcing ratios of pure clouds, one would attain values equal to 1.0. This being the case, how would an observer go about explaining an albedo ranging from .7 to .8 or a cloud forcing ratio consisting of 1.5? These two aberrations have been [...]

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