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What Exactly is Smog and How Does It Affect Our Health

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The term “smog” is a combination of the words “smoke” and “fog,” and that is essentially what it is. Smog forms when particles of dust, smoke, industrial emissions, or other pollutants mingle with water droplets in the atmosphere. Because it is heavier than smoke or fog alone, it tends to collect in valleys and hollows. …

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EARTH, A PLANET

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EARTH, A PLANET I INTRODUCTION Earth (planet), one of nine planets in the solar system, the only planet known to harbor life, and the “home” of human beings. From space Earth resembles a big blue marble with swirling white clouds floating above blue oceans. About 71 percent of Earth’€™s surface is covered by water, which …

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Smog Pollution What is Smog and How Does It Affect Our Health

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Smog pollution what is smog and how does it affect our health, and for those unaware of the term “smog”, it is simply put, a combination of the words “smoke” and “fog,” and that is essentially what it is. Smog forms when particles of dust, smoke, industrial emissions, or other pollutants mingle with water droplets …

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Why Does it Snow?

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Why does it snow is a question that many people ask when winter begins. The air temperature, amount of moisture in the air and the patterns of the wind and jet stream are the primary factors for this winter weather event. Why Does it Snow Primarily, it needs to be cold out for it to …

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How to Calculate Your Household Total Carbon Emissions

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If you desire to calculate your household carbon emissions and total carbon emissions we can help. All of us contribute in one way or another to the overall carbon dioxide present in the earth’s atmosphere, but we can limit the amounts of co2 we emit to a certain degree, and just as we all contribute …

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Why is the Sky Blue?

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Why is the sky blue has been asked many times by many people for a long, long time. Most people are curious to this question, or even when the sun sets, why is the sky red? When we see rainbows, we see all the colors coming from the Sun as the raindrops act as tiny …

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