Tag Archive for: clouds

Will Clouds Shield Us From Climate Change? San Diego Could Hold Key Answers.

Researchers at UC San Diego have launched a year-long project aimed at better understanding the region’s clouds and, by extension, global warming.

A bevy of equipment provided by the U.S. Department of Energy was recently deployed on Mount Soledad and at the university’s Ellen Browning Scripps Memorial Pier.

Seeing Clouds Clearly: Are They Cooling Us Down or Heating Us Up?

Though scientists know that clouds are critical to the climate system, their exact role is still uncertain. New studies are starting to fill in the knowledge gap.